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Understanding Vineyard Soils

Robert E. White


The first edition of Understanding Vineyard Soils has been praised for its comprehensive coverage of soil topics relevant to viticulture. However, the industry is dynamic--new developments are occurring, especially with respect to measuring soil variability, managing soil water, possible effects of climate change, rootstock breeding and selection, monitoring sustainability, and improving grape quality and the "typicity" of wines. All this is embodied in an increased focus on the terroir or "sense of place" of vineyard sites, with greater emphasis being placed on wine quality relative to quanti ... More

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9780199342068
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199342068.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Robert E. White, author