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Sensory Defect Training of Alcoholic Beverages Coming to Montgomery County!
extension.psu.edu

Penn State Extension is hosting their first annual “Sensory Defects of Fermented Beverages and Distilled Spirits” workshop in Collegeville, PA on Thursday, June 9th from 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM.

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85% vineyards already pruned for next season
timesofindia.indiatimes.com

… for the next season. Around 70% of the grape harvest was over by February-end, while the remainder of the vineyards were harvested by April-end," adding that adequate water was required before pruning, which commences immediately after the harvest.

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Tips for your May garden
www.visaliatimesdelta.com

May is the month we celebrate Mother's Day, so remember Mom with a big bouquet of flowers or perhaps a foliage-filled hanging basket she can enjoy all summer. Annuals: Plant summer annuals in early May so they will be established before the heat of …

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Wairarapa winery completes harvest with high hopes
www.stuff.co.nz

Cooper has been winemaker since 2002, time enough to analyse the vineyard and understand its subtleties. It now employs 13 fulltime staff as well as contract workers to help with the harvest and pruning. The pinot noir are kept in vats inside, the …

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15 Cinco De Mayo Mocktails That Will Guarantee A Festive Holiday
www.bustle.com

It's time to prune your basil plant (or at least, head to the grocery store for some fresh basil). The Kitchn is always a great place for innovative drink recipes, and … honestly, this might be the easiest one to make out of the list thus far. What's …

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Check It Out: Kitchen-scrap gardening is the pits
www.columbian.com

I bring this up because when you reach chapter three, The Pits, and you see entries for fruits such as grapes, tomatoes, and blueberries, you might do what I did and think, hey, those are seeds not pits. Well, if a rose is a rose is a rose, a pit is a …

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Everything You Need To Know About Brunello Di Montalcino
www.huffingtonpost.com

And, again according to Wine Spectator, the only Italian wine included in the list of the 12 most memorable wines of the 20th century is a 1955 Riserva Biondi Santi. We're talking about Brunello di Montalcino, a five-star red made exclusively with …

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Phenology tips and tricks
www.wiscnews.com

Prune roses, plant peas and apply crabgrass preventative when the forsythia blooms (which is now). Plant new perennials when lilacs … It is safe to plant tender crops when you see new growth on grapes, ash and bur oak. Plant peas when daffodils bloom.

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Sonoma County produce fresh from farm to consumer
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Agribusiness may be the model in much of America's rural landscape, but Sonoma County is small-farm country. Although wine grapes have replaced many of the old apple, pear and prune orchards, a few families continue to grow sought-after orchard fruits, …

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