Practical Winery
58-D Paul Drive, San Rafael, CA 94903-2054
phone:415/479-5819 · fax:415/492-9325
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EDITORIAL INDEX 2006

WINEGROWING  
  Cakebread Cellars: New technology for planning/tracking vineyard data
Jan/Feb
Persistence of vegetal characters in winegrapes and wine Mar/Apr
Chateau Montelena: Balanced soils play a vital role in high-quality wines May/June
Approaches, Sciences, and Explanations: You said terroir? Sept/Oct
   
WINEMAKING
  California winery ensures wine quality with new cross-flow filter installation
Jan/Feb
  Do corks breathe? Origin of post-bottling sulfides, Part I Mar/Apr
  Do corks breathe? Origin of post-bottling sulfides, Part II May/June
  Bacterial nutrition — Key to successful malolactic fermentation July/Aug
  Improved bottling productivity July/Aug
  American oak barrels find their niche Nov/Dec
     
GRAPEGROWING
  Lodi Rules: Certification advances sustainable winegrowing
Jan/Feb
  Which mealybug is it, and why should you care?
Jan/Feb
  Tipping Malbec shoots to improve set and yield
Jan/Feb
  Redevelopment of Alexander’s Crown Vineyard
Jan/Feb
  Sulfur-free in Alexander Valley
Mar/Apr
  Fertilizer efficiency for winegrape vineyards
Mar/Apr
  Wind machines help manage winter injury
Mar/Apr
  Overview: 2005 Pierce’s Disease Research Symposium
Mar/Apr
  Running Hot and Cold: Grapegrowing and winemaking in contrasting climates
May/June
  Mechanization and Terroir: Are they compatible?
May/June
  Critical habitat “banks” protect endangered species
May/June
  “Extended” winegrape ripening
July/Aug
  Living with mealybugs, vine and otherwise
July/Aug
  Private aircraft pays off for Central Coast grower
July/Aug
  Leading Pierce’s disease researcher retires
Sept/Oct
  Performance of 18 cover crop species in new high-elevation North Coast vineyard
Sept/Oct
  Assistance Dog Institute smells success in vine mealybug detection
Sept/Oct
  Highlights of ICVG 2006 meeting — Advances in Research: Grapevine Viruses
Nov/Dec
  Comparison: Three most common methods of measuring vine water status
Nov/Dec
     
WINE MARKETING
  Bouchaine Vineyards Case Study: Transforming your wine business from good to great
Jan/Feb
  SB 118: A simple and coherent model for direct-to-consumer wine sales
Jan/Feb
  Insider Tips: Selling wine to restaurants
Jan/Feb
  Wine Patrol combats expensive restaurant wine
May/June
  Hitting the Target: Using data tools to reach the right markets
July/Aug
  Making wine shows and festivals productive
Sept/Oct
  Rhone Rangers reach out to trade/consumers Sept/Oct
  Value of Cardinal Zin? Avoiding branding’s cardinal sins
Nov/Dec
     
VARIETAL REVIEW
  Sauvignon Blanc’s zingy style — Pleasing arbiters of taste
Nov/Dec
     
WINERY DESIGN
  Penner-Ash Wine Cellars: Form follows function, marrying a winery with the landscape
May/June
  Clos Du Bois 2005: Innovations in grape receiving July/Aug
  Lynmar Winery: Above (and below) the vineyard
Sept/Oct
     
EMPLOYEE SAFETY
  Smaller loads reduce risk of back injuries during wine grape harvest
July/Aug
 
SUPPLIER SHOWCASE
  Winery Equipment
Jan/Feb
  Vineyard Equipment, Supplies & Services
Mar/Apr
  Winemaking Supplies
May/June
  Packaging
Jul/Aug
  Professional Services
Sept/Oct
  Cooperage
Nov/Dec
     
WINE & FOOD
  Does wine really pair with cheese?
Sept/Oct
     
SMART VITICULTURE
  Terroir reconsidered
Jan/Feb
  Getting savvy about Sauvignon Blanc
Mar/Apr
  A cool Cool Climate Symposium
May/June
  Future of the wine sector
Jul/Aug
  Wine growing to improve quality of Cabernet Sauvignon
Sept/Oct
  Terroir and Science
Nov/Dec
     
INDUSTRY NEWS  
  Integrity Award to Bob Steinhauer
Jan/Feb
  AVF and UC streamline research grant process Jan/Feb
  Agricultural Leadership: Wine industry members participate in two-year program Jan/Feb
  Record-keeping requirements for FDA Bioterrorism Act Mar/Apr
  Wine and Grape research receive $2.5 million funding
Sept/Oct
     
PACKAGING  
  New dynamics of wine packaging
July/Aug
  Barnwood lassoes western look July/Aug
  Falcon label salutes sustainability and wine quality
Nov/Dec
     
PERSONNEL POINT OF VIEW  
  “Ooops… I did it again” (How not to manage performance)
Jan/Feb
  Leading through change
Mar/Apr
  You say tomato, I say tomate…
May/June
  Increase your possibilities with 360-degree feedback
July/Aug
  To train or not to train, that is the question
Sept/Oct
  Avoiding common hiring mistakes
Nov/Dec
     
WINE WORDS  
  Small is where the growth is
July/Aug
  Jazzing up wine appeal
July/Aug
  Chandon crown-caps Étoile Nov/Dec
     
BUSINESS TOOLS  
  Software tools for sales/financial management May/June
     
FROM SOIL TO WINE  
  Rootstock selection — Is there a rational approach? Nov/Dec
     

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