The successful eradication of the European grapevine moth (Lobesia botrana) in northern California after it was found there in 2009 offers important lessons for invasive species response. Researchers are studying the dynamics of the invasion and eradication effort to prepare future response plans for other potential invasive species both in California and beyond.
By Meredith Swett Walker Humans have been growing grapes for 6,000 to 8,000 years, and along the way we have learned some tricks. The refreshing citrus and mineral notes in […]
According to an editorial in today’s New York Times called “Pesticides in French Wine,” a grower of organic wine grapes in Burgundy has been fined 30,000 euros (about $41,000) for […]