The solid waste left over from wine-making could make a competitive biofuel, University of Adelaide researchers have found
Corea del Sur gastó un 30% más en vino en el primer semestre de 2015
¿Y si el vino se pone de moda en China?
BACKGROUND/AIM:To evaluate the effects ofgrape seed extract (GSE) supplementation on oxidative stress and antioxidant markers in streptozotocin (STZ)-induced diabetic rats.MATERIALS AND METHODS:Thirty-six male rats were divided into the following four groups: control, GSE-supplemented control, diabetic, and GSE-supplemented diabetic. Beginning on day 7 after STZ injection, the rats were administered GSE (100 mg kg(-1) day(-1) in drinking water for 6 weeks. At the end of week 6, rats were sacrificed by cardiac puncture. Plasma nitric oxide (NO) levels and xanthine oxidase (XO), adenosine deaminase (ADA), and glutathione peroxidase (GPx) activities were
Los paraguayos cada vez optan más por el consumo de vinos en hostelería
Justin Renkema, an assistant professor in entomology for the University of Florida, recently developed tools to help determine whether he’s found a biological control for Drosophila suzukii, or spotted wing drosophila (SWD).
When growing grapes, rootstocks can provide a better root system that offers superior root anchorage, more efficient water and nutrient uptake, better synthesis of plant growth hormones and improved storage of carbohydrates and amino acids.
Esca and other vine-trunk diseases are infecting vines around the globe, threatening an epidemic
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Slowing sales for lower priced California wines due to imports, consumer changes
Concha y Toro is now the supplier of the UK’s best-selling Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir and Malbec.
Para muchos ha sido el invento del verano aunque su uso no queda restringido a esta estación, los “beach glasses” (copas de playa) hacen que sea posible tomar vino o cualquier otra bebida de una forma más sofisticada a pesar de encontrarnos al aire libre. Esta creativa solución facilita beber en el exterior ya que […
Argentina apuesta por el ‘Bag in Box’
Russia’;s consumer rights watchdog has banned three US wines over claims they violate its food safety laws, the latest in a line of products to be banned in the country.
They’re pernicious. Pervasive. And oh so wrong
China’s devaluation of its currency and its impact on other Asian countries has U.S. agricultural exporters worried. It makes U.S. exports more expensive overseas.
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The US has overtaken Australia to become New Zealand’s biggest export market by value.
Greece’s love for wine is a well-known fact. However, a recent map puts this affection into a relative perspective. According to a statistical map that compares annual per capita wine consumption in Europe, Greeks are the eighth highest wine consumers in the continent, as the country drinks 37 litres of wine per capita on an annual basis.
Elemental sulfur is an effective tool for controlling powdery mildew in winegrapes, but applying it late in the season comes with some concerns.Too much elemental sulfur residue during the fermentation process can lead to the creation of the dreaded hydrogen sulfide (H2S) – also known as rotten egg gas. “It’s something that you very much do not want,” Wayne Wilcox, professor in the department of plant pathology and plant microbe biology at Cornell University, says.Wilcox and colleagues Misha Kwasniewski and Gavin Sacks recently collaborated to answer the frequently asked question,