viticulture

Mas de Daumas Gassac embraces horsepower

Languedoc estate Mas de Daumas Gassac has signalled a "new phase" in its viticultural work with the introduction of horse ploughing on its best vineyard plots.

Creation pushing to make South African vineyards virus-free

South Africa's farmers must work together on virus control if high-quality grape production is to be sustained, according to Carolyn Martin of Creation Wines.

Why the rhombus is vital to Prosecco’s history

The rhombus-shaped Bellussera vine training system is an integral part of the history of Prosecco – a history consumers should be made more aware of, insists one of the region's leading producers.

Lack of grape security ‘a threat to SA wine’

A lack of grape security is the biggest threat to the future of South African wine, a leading estate producer has said.

Top 10 wine education books

February 4th, 2014

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