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April 3, 2013

Canterbury wines very well received at CAUTHE conference

In mid-February, Lincoln University hosted the largest tourism and hospitality conference in the Southern Hemisphere, and the largest conference held in Christchurch since the February 2011 earthquakes. During the week-long...

May 15, 2012

A Review of the Soils of North Canterbury Wine Country

Plans are underway for an upcoming project that would interpret the geology, landforms, and soils of the North Canterbury winegrowing regions of Waipara and Waikari. Over the past twenty years,...

April 30, 2012

Reports on Grapevine Diseases for New Zealand Winegrowers

Dr Marlene Jaspers has recently completed a series of research reports for New Zealand Winegrowers.  The reports summarize recent findings from research projects investigating Botryosphaeria dieback disease and Cylindrocarpon black...

April 16, 2012

New Course Will Expose Undergraduates to Current Research at the Centre

In an effort to link undergraduates more closely with the research focus of the Centre for Viticulture and Oenology a freshman-level course, “Introduction to the Winegrowing Industry,” will be offered...

April 3, 2012

Professor Brian Jordan Awarded Honorary Doctorate

Professor of Plant Biotechnology Brian Jordan travelled to Sweden in February to receive an honorary doctorate from Örebro University.  He was recognized for his many achievements during the two-day graduation...

March 19, 2012

Lincoln Lecturers Present Work at Academy for Wine Business Research Plenary Session

The Centre for Viticulture and Oenology was well represented at the 6th International Conference of the Academy of Wine Business Research (AWBR), held at the Bordeaux Management School in June. ...

March 6, 2012

Dr Harrison Teaches WineSkills Master Class in Britain

In May, Roland Harrison was invited to teach a Master Class at WineSkills, a program hosted by Plumpton College in the UK.  The course focused on Wine Analysis and Oxidation,...

February 20, 2012

Sauvignon Blanc Research Programme Extended Through 2016

In July 2010, the Foundation for Research, Science, and Technology renewed funding for the Sauvignon Blanc Research Programme.  The Programme involves scientists from Plant and Food Research, Marlborough Wine Research...

February 6, 2012

Lincoln Professor Pursues Visiting Professorship in France

Professor Brian Jordan has recently returned from France, where he held a visiting Professorship at the Institut des Sciences de la Vigne et du Vin (ISVV), at the University of...

January 23, 2012

Jo Fountain Judges Wine Tourism Awards

This year Jo Fountain was appointed Chief Judge for the Great Wine Capitals Network’s Best of Wine Tourism Awards.  The Great Wine Capitals Network is a global network of nine...

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