Special Viticulture issue of Grapegrower & Winemaker coming soon

The September 2011 issue of the Grapegrower & Winemaker will be mailed out to subscribers shortly. You won’t want to miss this 148 page issue with 90 pages dedicated to grapegrowing, including the special ‘Spring in the Vineyard’ feature, where we focus on all the latest news and prevention strategies for managing pest and diseases, vineyard supplies, irrigation and soil management.

Inside the September 2011 issue, you will also find must-read news items:

  • The recent Murray Valley Winegrowers forum ‘Where to from here?’ wrap
  • A closer look at Wine Australia’s Winegrape Price Dispersion Report
  • Research revealing the genetic origins of our humble grape and its future
  • A report on the global approach to sustainability.

Winemaking, sales and marketing, and business and technology articles include:

  • A look at the new ‘cybernose’
  • A yeast study in New Zealand, which has thrown up some interesting international questions
  • A look at oak barrel alternatives, pressers and crushers
  • Turkey Flat’s example of marketing terroir
  • The latest trends in US wine closure usage
  • They are back with ‘secrets and mayhem’ from the Vinomofo boys
  • Australia’s award-winning wine educators.

This issue also includes the first-time and welcomed inclusion of the Wine Grape Growers Australia’s bi-monthly United Grower newsletter and so much more, including the regular features: local and international news briefs, regional round-up, MyView, export snapshot, calendar of events, Marketplace, and people and places.

And don’t forget over 600 key Grapegrower & Winemaker articles are now available online at with your subscriber login. Contact Nola Brigante on [email protected] for more information.

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