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Soils for Fine Wines.

Author: R E White
Publisher: Cary : Oxford University Press, 2006. ©2003
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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White (soil science, U. of Melbourne) provides basic information on soil properties and behaviors in the contexts of site selection for new vineyards, and demands placed on soils by wine production. The highly-technical reference focuses on the French concept of terroir, which can be interpreted as the interaction between soil and surrounding fact.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
White, Robert E.
Soils for Fine Wines.
Cary : Oxford University Press, ©2006
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: R E White
ISBN: 9780198032342 019803234X
OCLC Number: 974631456
Description: 1 online resource (424 pages)
Contents: Cover Page --
Title Page --
Copyright Page --
Preface --
Contents --
1 Soil and the Environment --
2 The Makeup of Soil --
3 The Vine Root Habitat --
4 How the Soil Supplies Nutrients --
5 Nutrients for Healthy Vines and Good Wines --
6 Soil-Water-Vine Relationships and Water Management --
7 Soil Quality in Vineyards --
8 Site Selection and Soil Preparation --
9 Soil and Wine --
Appendices --
References --
Index.

Abstract:

White (soil science, U. of Melbourne) provides basic information on soil properties and behaviors in the contexts of site selection for new vineyards, and demands placed on soils by wine production. The highly-technical reference focuses on the French concept of terroir, which can be interpreted as the interaction between soil and surrounding fact.

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