Practical Winery
58-D Paul Drive, San Rafael, CA 94903-2054
phone:415/479-5819 · fax:415/492-9325
email: Office@practicalwinery.com
 
 
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EDITORIAL INDEX 2003

WINEGROWING  
  Encouraging beneficial AM fungi in vineyard soil
Jan/Feb
  Grappling with mealybugs in California vineyards
Mar/Apr
  Strategies to control powdery mildew
Mar/Apr
  Reaping benefits of cover cropping
Mar/Apr
  Powdery Mildew forecasts/maps go online in western U.S.
Mar/Apr
  Potential solar radiation in a VSP trellis
May/June
  Strategies to control pocket gophers
May/June
  Sulfur dust exacerbates Pacific mite outbreaks
May/June
  UC Davis launches new grapevine ID service
Jul/Aug
  Sonoma County Viticulture Award of Excellence —
Seeking “a good glass of wine”
Jul/Aug
  Zinfandel Heritage Vineyard research
Jul/Aug
  Early Deficit Irrigation —
Reading vines to manage wine quality
Jul/Aug
  Sustainable composting in vineyard, Part I
Sept/Oct
  Sustainable composting in vineyard, Part II
Nov/Dec
  Recreating Chalone Vineyard
Nov/Dec
   
WINEMARKETING
  Want high-performing sales personnel?
Forget IQ — get SPQ
Jan/Feb
  Better Tasting Rooms —
Easy methods to attain customer feedback
Jan/Feb
  Thinking inside the Black Box
Mar/Apr
  Ohio wineries “steak” out on-site sales opportunities
July/Aug
  Draconic inspiration wraps Greenwood Ridge bottles
July/Aug
  Twists and turns: Wineries retool for screwcaps
July/Aug
  Wine industry supports breast cancer research
Sept/Oct
  Wineries Down Under turn to screwcaps
Sept/Oct
  Determining wine prices
Nov/Dec
  Art, wine, and all that pizzazz
Nov/Dec
     
VARIETAL REVIEW
  Tempranillo acquires New World presence
Jan/Feb
  Mourvèdre earns a serious look
Mar/Apr
  Pinot passion from California’s Central Coast
May/June
 
WINEMAKING
  Crafting delicious Meritage red wines
Jan/Feb
  Castoro Cellars winemaker Tom Myers —
A leader in Paso Robles
Jan/Feb
  Building a better barrel stack
Jan/Feb
  Flavor formation during grape juice fermentation
Mar/Apr
  Limiting barrel room losses through tight humidity control
May/June
  Phenolic extraction in red wine production
July/Aug
  Microbullage at Bonny Doon Vineyard
July/Aug
  Understanding use of nitrogen by yeast
Sept/Oct
  Overcoming stuck and sluggish fermentations
Sept/Oct
  Cafaro’s Bordeaux-style blends —
Seduced by a second glass
Nov/Dec
     
INDUSTRY ECONOMICS
  Saving money on cooperage
Jan/Feb
  Ten Levers to promote financial agility and profitability
May/June
  What are vineyard lenders thinking?
Nov/Dec
     
INDUSTRY NEWS
  Integrity Award:
Scientist who unraveled the French Paradox
Jan/Feb
  Seeking Partnerships — Broad cooperative effort
helps AVF move research forward
May/June
  2003/2004 Funding Year — AVF surpasses
$15 million in research grants
July/Aug
 
SMART VITICULTURE
  Hang the hang time
Jan/Feb
  The mother of all scorecards
Mar/Apr
  Counterpoints on Hang Time
Mar/Apr
  “V” is for white and warm
May/Jun
  Remote sensing in vineyards
Jul/Aug
  Mechanization — California agriculture’s future
Sept/Oct
  Integrated canopy management
Nov/Dec
     
SUPPLIER SHOWCASE
  Winery Equipment & Cooperage
Jan/Feb
  Vineyard Equipment & Irrigation
Mar/Apr
  Winemaking Supplies
May/June
  Packaging
July/Aug
  Vineyard Supplies & Services
Sept/Oct
  Professional Services
Nov/Dec
     
WINE & HEALTH
  Man on a mission
Jan/Feb
 
FOOD & WINE
  Pinot Noir — Trickster at the table
May/June
  A rainbow spectrum of flavors
July/Aug
     
WINERY DESIGN
  Going Green — Ridge creates
world’s largest straw bale building
Jan/Feb
  Ravenswood Quarry site — Winemaking on the rocks
May/June
   
EMPLOYEE SAFETY
  Maximizing safety in confined spaces
Mar/Apr
  Mechanized retrieval of grape boxes reduces worker injury
Sept/Oct
   
IN THE CELLAR
  A night out in Baja Sonoma
Mar/Apr
  Heavy bottles, Latino-owned wineries
May/Jun
  Jake Lorenzo meets Minister of Culture
July/Aug
  Journey to Paella
Sept/Oct
  Labor Day
Nov/Dec

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1998 , 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004

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