Practical Winery
65 Mitchell Blvd, San Rafael, CA 94903
phone: 415-453-9700 ext 102
email: Office@practicalwinery.com
EDITORIAL INDEX 2007
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WINEGROWING  
Strategies to improve Merlot productivity May/Jun
Trellising to manage canopy for improved wine quality Jul/Aug
Leaf removal strategies for Pinot Noir Sep/Oct
WINEMAKING  
Burgundy and Oregon - Two generations making Drouhin Pinot Noir Jan/Feb
Measuring oxygen ingress during bottling/storage Jan/Feb
HACCP-like approach - Quality points program for wine production Jan/Feb
Advantages of tipping tanks in New Zealand Jan/Feb
Blame the vineyard? Blame the winery? Many common defects of wine and their sources Mar/Apr
Barrel alternatives - Right oak for your wine style Mar/Apr
Factors affecting influence of oak chips on wine flavor Mar/Apr
Impact of ethanol stress: Developing indicators of wine yeast performance May/Jun
Grape and wine tannins - production, perfection, perception May/Jun
Current theory and application - Micro-Oxygenation Nov/Dec
Micro-Oxygenation - Innovation for the winemaking toolbox Nov/Dec
Cleaning/disinfection of oak barrelSep/Octak adjuncts with high-power ultrasonics Nov/Dec
GRAPEGROWING  
Wild falcons rule pest birds Jan/Feb
Quantifying erosion rates for various vineyard management practices Jan/Feb
Vine/planting options for vineyard development Jan/Feb
Pilot nursery program 2006 - New CDFA program offers better control of GWSS Jan/Feb
Sustainable practices: Improving air quality Mar/Apr
Understanding and controlling Botrytis Mar/Apr
Vine nutrition can be limited by poor soil physical properties Mar/Apr
Climate is changing in North Coast grape growing region May/Jun
Hudson Vineyards - Custom farming yields high quality grapes Jul/Aug
Climate change - Observations, projections for viticulture/wine production Jul/Aug
Irrigation is banned in France, isn't it? Jul/Aug
Alleyway cover crops have little influence on Pinot Noir performance in Willamette Valley vineyards Sep/Oct
Recent research: Covering the vineyard floor Sep/Oct
Evaluation of the impact of in-row practices on multiple aspects of wine grape production Sep/Oct
Evaluation of long-term impact on multiple aspects of wine grape production Sep/Oct
Verjus redux - Wineries rediscover an ancient use for culled grapes Sep/Oct
Vineyard irrigation - Water delivered by the sun Sep/Oct
WINE MARKETING  
Selling wine to experienced sommeliers Jan/Feb
Do Russian River tasting rooms ask guests to pay? Jan/Feb
"Who" and "where" of wine - Geographical branding May/Jun
What the label says about your wine Jul/Aug
Benefits of subscription model - Hosted services model for winery websites Jul/Aug
JetBlue Airways matches fun foods and quality wines Jul/Aug
VARIETAL REVIEW  
Coro Mendocino: Small but growing classic Consorzio Jul/Aug
Pinot Noir: Individual expressions from Los Carneros Sep/Oct
Rancho Zabaco offers three tiers of Sonoma County Zinfandel Nov/Dec
WINERY DESIGN  
Scheid Vineyards - Blending efficiency with quality Jan/Feb
Merging function/sustainability in daylit Oregon winery May/Jun
SUPPLIER SHOWCASE  
Winery Equipment Jan/Feb
Vineyard Equipment, Supplies & Services Mar/Apr
Winemaking Supplies May/Jun
Packaging Jul/Aug
Professional Services Sep/Oct
Cooperage Nov/Dec
SMART VITICULTURE  
Scott Henry with a twist Jan/Feb
Consumer wine preference and vineyard management May/Jun
Unilateral cordons make vine training easy Jul/Aug
Albariño, that's what is new! Sep/Oct
Are you keeping up with the ASEV Journal? Nov/Dec
PACKAGING  
Is your headspace vacant? Jan/Feb
Oxygen transmission through different closures Jul/Aug
Brand identity with "Aquarium" labels Jul/Aug
PERSONNEL POINT OF VIEW  
Outsourcing your HR functions: Tips for a successful partnership Jan/Feb
So I've joined your winery ... now what? May/Jun
Are your employees engaged? Your success depends on it! Jul/Aug
When it comes to hiring, look at the forest Sep/Oct
Reaping the benefits of bilingual training Nov/Dec
WINE BUSINESS  
Wine business strategies for a global industry Jan/Feb
Wine business leadership strategies in global economy Nov/Dec
FROM SOIL TO WINE  
Rootstock characteristics Jan/Feb
Site characteristics and rootstock selection Mar/Apr
Influence of available water/salinity on rootstocks Jul/Aug
Influence of climate on rootstock selection Sep/Oct
WINE & HEALTH  
Cardioprotective abilities of white grapes Jan/Feb
COMPLIANCE  
When is a winery not a winery? Nov/Dec
INDUSTRY NEWS  
Integrity Award to James Trezise Jan/Feb
AVF 2007 Survey - Top grape/wine research priorities Jan/Feb
2006 California sustainable winegrowing progress Jan/Feb
New online registry offers one-stop shopping for grape varieties Mar/Apr
California 2006 harvest 17% below 2005 Mar/Apr
Nine policy issues that will affect your business May/Jun
"Napa Valley" is first non-European geographical indication for wine registered by EU Jul/Aug
Wine/grape research funding - 2007 Jul/Aug

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