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This article describes how to determine vineyard nutrient needs through tissue and soil sampling.
A design for gardens near streamsides with steeper banks and dryer soils.
A design for gardens near streamsides with gradually sloped banks and wet soils.
While the type of soil is important, location takes precedence when starting a vineyard for wine production.
A design for gardens near streamsides with average sloped banks and mixed wet and dry soils.
Information on vineyard water management, focusing on when to initiate irrigation.
Most “sick tree” problems can be traced back to underlying stresses that have reduced the tree's vigor, making it more vulnerable to diseases or insect pests.
This is a guide that can be used by wine grape growers to interpret their vine tissue nutrient analysis results to determine nutrient sufficiency, deficiency or excess.