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By John Kiger

A winery Odyssey is a desirable saga of wine—the trip from vine to bottle—that takes the reader on a travelogue of the various dangers that lie alongside the way in which. John Kiger tracks the nefarious denizens of the winery global: the host of bugs, fungi, micro organism, and viruses, besides the feathered and bushy critters, that lurk in vineyards. All are in a position to sabotaging a promising classic correct less than the nostril of an unsuspecting grower. but instead of responding with poisonous chemical substances, Kiger explains how an natural method of cultivation can triumph over or at the least include them. Highlighting the numerous risks of nature that lie hidden in any classic, the writer tells the tale of a winegrower and an natural philosophy that publications the yearly fight to coax nice wine from a steep hillside and some thousand vines. Combining historical past, technology, expertise, and private adventure, this publication vividly brings to lifestyles the hard-fought battles in the back of the wines we enjoy.

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By John Kiger

A winery Odyssey is a desirable saga of wine—the trip from vine to bottle—that takes the reader on a travelogue of the various dangers that lie alongside the way in which. John Kiger tracks the nefarious denizens of the winery global: the host of bugs, fungi, micro organism, and viruses, besides the feathered and bushy critters, that lurk in vineyards. All are in a position to sabotaging a promising classic correct less than the nostril of an unsuspecting grower. but instead of responding with poisonous chemical substances, Kiger explains how an natural method of cultivation can triumph over or at the least include them. Highlighting the numerous risks of nature that lie hidden in any classic, the writer tells the tale of a winegrower and an natural philosophy that publications the yearly fight to coax nice wine from a steep hillside and some thousand vines. Combining historical past, technology, expertise, and private adventure, this publication vividly brings to lifestyles the hard-fought battles in the back of the wines we enjoy.

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