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🍇🍷Viticulture, the eBulletin for Viticulture from Soil to Cellar, Issue 54, 15th Feb 2023

15th February 2023

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  • Viti-Culture Event at Plumpton College – Introducing our English & Welsh Wine Fair with Oz Clarke OBE and Tom Surgey
  • UK: Nyetimber announces America’s Cup partnership
  • UK: Shropshire vineyard launches oak-aged wine in homage to border landscape
  • UK: The Drinks Trust calls for trade to answer industry survey
  • FRANCE: France ready to turn wine into disinfectant
  • FRANCE: French government floats €160m fund to ease ‘wine crisis’
  • CHILE: Deadly wildfires devastate vineyards in Chile’s central and southern wine regions
  • SPAIN: Rioja makes a white turn
  • SOUTH AFRICA: South African wine industry badly hit by power cuts
  • US: California’s winter storms: water, water everywhere
  • STEPHEN SKELTON MW, the man who planted the first vines at Chapel Down
  • FRUIT & VINE: The Farmers Guide magazine for UK viticulture, sign up link
  • F&V: Supporting a holistic approach and ensuring responsible recruitment
  • F&V: Electric secateurs help reduce the risk of grapevine trunk disease
  • What to grow under vines
  • ANDREW JEFFORD: ‘I disregard yield information – trust what you taste instead’
  • How to reach new audiences
  • SHOWBIZ & WINE: Celebrity-owned wines
  • SUSTAINABLE WINE ROUNDTABLE: Podcast – The importance of promoting a sustainable culture of wine, upcoming event – SWR Global Conference Series, Conference 2 – The Sustainable Vineyard & Winery in 2030
  • LISTEN – Podcast with Susie and Peter: Selling net zero wine – Pipe dream or in the pipeline
  • WATCH: Ducks replace pesticides at South Africa vineyard 
  • WINEGB: English Sparkling Wine has a new Riedel glass
  • WSET – YouTube channel, upcoming events & webinars
  • VIGO: Just a tank? Plus last few days of special offers on Willmes presses and PMH Vinicole lobe pumps
  • LISTEN: The English Wine Diaries: Podcast Ep39, Cindy-Marie Harvey
  • WINE TOURISM:  Chapel Down to Tillingham – the chicest vineyard stays in the UK
  • Guest Vineyards – Updates from Alder, All Angels and Oatley Vineyard
  • PLUMPTON COLLEGE: Forestry Commission launches new skills fund
  • Classifieds – bulk wine wanted, the latest jobs available, property for sale

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