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The Sour Gene: A Mouth-Puckering Discovery
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The Sour Gene: A Mouth-Puckering Discovery

Do you favor the sweet or the tart? Scientists have identified the gene that allows us to …

Oct 29, 2019
Walla Walla Faces Phylloxera
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Walla Walla Faces Phylloxera

The notorious louse has been discovered in one of Washington's leading AVAs, but many …

Nov 30, 2019
Insects Attack American Vineyards
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Insects Attack American Vineyards

The spotted lanternfly is wreaking havoc in East Coast vineyards as researchers rush to …

Nov 15, 2019
Walla Walla Wineries Confront Phylloxera
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Walla Walla Wineries Confront Phylloxera

The Washington wine region’s sandy soils were considered immune to the infamous pest, but …

Sep 9, 2019
Can Anyone Stop the Sticky, Sap-Sucking Invader Attacking American Vineyards?
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Can Anyone Stop the Sticky, Sap-Sucking Invader Attacking American Vineyards?

Native to China, the spotted lanternfly is killing vines on the East Coast and is spreading

Aug 21, 2019
Cutting-Edge Grapevine Genetic Researchers to Get New Home
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Cutting-Edge Grapevine Genetic Researchers to Get New Home

The federal government is allocating $68.9 million to build a grape-genetics research lab …

Mar 18, 2019
California Wildfires Devastate Malibu Wine Region
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California Wildfires Devastate Malibu Wine Region

The Woolsey fire was one of several in the California in November 2018. Conditions were …

Feb 28, 2019
Malibu Wildfire Survivors Brace for Mudslides
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Malibu Wildfire Survivors Brace for Mudslides

A severe storm dumped 2 inches of rain on the Malibu Coast wine area, sending mud and …

Dec 7, 2018
California Wildfires Devastate Malibu Wine Region
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California Wildfires Devastate Malibu Wine Region

Vintners in the burgeoning wine region report destroyed homes and wineries and scorched …

Nov 14, 2018

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