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 1994

WINEGROWING  
  Soil fertility: Soil micro-organisms & organic matter
Jan/Feb
  Pierce’s disease: Questions & answers
Mar/Apr
  Salicylic acid: Rootstock defense?
Mar/Apr
  Soil origin: Nature of the beast
Mar/Apr
  Mechanical weeding in the vine row
Mar/Apr
  What is sustainable winegrowing?
May/June
  Natural farming and sustainable scorecard
May/June
  Soil fertility II: Vine nutrition, diagnosis, treatment
May/June
  Cover crops for California’s north coast vineyards
July/Aug
  Ag pesticide law now on UC E-mail
July/Aug
  Effects of rootstock and spacing on root distribution
July/Aug
  Understanding the disease: Rupestris stem pitting
Sep/Oct
  In-vitro culture & green-grafting — rapid propagation
Nov/Dec
     
WINEMAKING
  Loading whole clusters directly to press
Jan/Feb
  Is French-style American oak the wave of the future?
Jan/Feb
  Syrah in the southern Côte du Rhône
Mar/Apr
  American Gewurztraminer breaks Alsace-style myth
Mar/Apr
  Is post bottling hydrogen sulfide related to ‘corkiness’?
Mar/Apr
  Resolutions of O.I.V. 73rd General Assembly
Mar/Apr
  Cabernet — handcrafted without compromise
May/June
  Geyser Peak—Australian synergy
May/June
  Nutrient requirements of wine yeast
July/Aug
  Trouble shooting guide: Malolactic fermentation
Sep/Oct
  Winemakers discuss Chardonnay essentials
Nov/Dec
  PWV 1994 Chardonnay vinification survey
Nov/Dec
  Nose implants: Sniffing out success
Nov/Dec
     
VARIETAL REVIEW
  Gewurztraminer: Fragrant wine of Alsace
Jan/Feb
  Cabernet Sauvignon — Production for approachability
May/June
  Shiraz and Syrah in Australia and United States
July/Aug
  Expectations for reserve-style Sauvignon Blanc/Semillon
Sep/Oct
  Lemberger in Washington
Nov/Dec
 
FOOD & WINE
  Imaginative foods for Gewurztraminer
Mar/Apr
  Harmonizing food with Cabernet Sauvignon
May/June
  Pairing Sauvignon Blanc & food/ flavor, texture, color
Sep/Oct
   
WINEMARKETING
  Wine wars: Analysis of winery/distributor litigation
Jan/Feb
  Guerrilla marketing: Timing your marketing properly
Jan/Feb
  Guerrilla marketing: Are you a problem solver?
May/June
  Searching for a competitive edge
May/June
  Make your tasting room profitable
May/June
  Press release: Tool or trash?
May/June
  Fenestra Winery — Consumers are true fanatics
May/June
  Debunking ten tasting room myths
July/Aug
  Fibre partitions reduce label scuffing
July/Aug
  Selling with SmellaVision
July/Aug
  Adventurous promotion — Fetzer & Rusty Pelican
July/Aug
  Low-key approach to increasing tasting room sales
Sep/Oct
  Benziger — One year later; Mike Benziger interview
Nov/Dec
  Sparkling new image boosts Piper Sonoma
Nov/Dec
  Layout is crucial to tasting room success
Nov/Dec
   
SUPPLIER SHOWCASE
  French-style American oak barrels
Jan/Feb
  Equipment for grapes, juice, wine
Mar/Apr
  Packaging: Bottles, corks, capsules, shippers
July/Aug
  Marketing: P.R., design, advertising, photography
Sep/Oct
  Vineyard: Equipment, irrigation, plants, trellis supplies
Nov/Dec
   
ADMINISTRATION
  1993 Salary survey
Jan/Feb
  Understanding the safety compliance maze
Jan/Feb
  Complying with the American Disabilities Act
May/June
   
SMART VITICULTURE – Dr. Richard Smart
  Choosing a trellis system
Jan/Feb
  Choosing a trellis system, part II
Mar/Apr
  Which trellis system for my vineyard?
May/June
  Terroir or not terroir — that is the question
July/Aug
  Importance of remaining flexible
Sep/Oct
  Introducing the Smart-Dyson Ballerina
Nov/Dec
   
WINERY DESIGN – Dr. David Storm
  The right valve for the right application
Jan/Feb
  The right valve for the right application, part II
Mar/Apr
  What’s a new, low-tech STPD wastewater system?
May/June
  Wastewater sludge: Characteristics & management
July/Aug
  Wastewater sludge: Characteristics & management, part II
Sep/Oct
  Subsurface wastewater disposal via drip
Nov/Dec
   
WINE & HEALTH – Dr. Wells Shoemaker
  Warning—This health may be hazardous to your wine
Jan/Feb
  Mediterranean diet—Wisdom or circumstance?
Sep/Oct
   
WINE LAWYER – R. Corbin Houchins
  Dollars and cents of distribution litigation
Jan/Feb
  The devil you know
May/June
  Second thoughts and secondary meaning
July/Aug
  Observations on grape contracts
Sep/Oct
  Farewell to the uniform commercial code
Nov/Dec
   
IN THE CELLAR with Jake Lorenzo
  Celebrity
Mar/Apr
  Caffeine jag
May/June
  Father
Nov/Dec

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