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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Title: Viticultural Performance of Syrah Grapevines on New USDA-ARS Rootstock for Wine Production in the San Joaquin Valley of California

item Ramming, David

Submitted to: American Society of Enology and Viticulture Annual Meeting Abstracts
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: March 15, 2005
Publication Date: June 20, 2005
Citation: Gu, S., Ramming, D.W. 2005. Viticultural performance of syrah grapevines on new USDA-ARS rootstock for winegrape production in the San Joaquin Valley. [Abstract] American Society of Enology and Viticulture 56th. Annual Meeting. p. 50.

Technical Abstract: The USDA Agricultural Research Service has developed three grape rootstocks that are resistant to many types of nematodes. These rootstocks varied in mineral uptake, vigor and production. 10-17A and 10-23B had similar vigor and yield when grafted to Syrah compared to the other rootstocks in the trial. 6-19B had the lowest vigor and yield but the highest wine must quality.

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