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This article describes how to determine vineyard nutrient needs through tissue and soil sampling.
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Information on vineyard water management, focusing on when to initiate irrigation.
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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.