December 2013

2013: the new products by G.R. GAMBERINI

G.R. GAMBERINI, the company from Castenaso, Bologna, with 45 years of experience in plant and crop protection equipment, during year 2013 has presented 3 brand new products: the low volume sprayer for 20-22…

Cobra, the wood shredder by PERUZZO

Wood shredder mod. Cobra by Peruzzo is a machine for pruning reduction into uniform and small wood chips for energy use. Cobra has got patent pending on cutting items able to reduce any…

MARTIGNANI pneumatic duster MC2 / 3P and 3PT with electrostatic charge of microparticles

It is the model to launch on the market which was given the Technical Novelty award at E.I.M.A. (Bologna-Italy) 2004. MARTIGNANI deemed that the time has finally come to launch on the market…

Research investment into new agrochemical products declines in Europe

There are fewer new solutions available for farmers to protect their crops. This is what has emerged from a recent study commissioned by the European Crop Protection Association (ECPA) which depicts the situation…

Organic vineyards are on the rise in Italy

Italy continues to experience slow but constant growth in the vineyard surface areas cultivated with organic agricultural methods. In 2012, based on information from the National Information System for Organic Agriculture (SINAB), Italy…

The 2013 harvest according to the OIV

With 281 million hectolitres (Mhl) of wine produced, the vitivinicultural world this year will reach again the level of 2006. This is the first point that emerged from the world wine production data…

Two new dwarfing rootstocks soon to be available to Italian growers

Research over the last decades has brought forth many great innovations by cloning the various varieties of Vitis vinifera that adapt well to the modern needs of viticulture while on the other hand,…

Biodynamic wine in Italy institutes its own regulations

Since August 2013, a new biodynamic wine standard has been in effect in Italy. After two years of work by the certified biodynamic grape growers and the standards committee of Demeter Italia, a…

Verdicchio is the winning white wine in Italy

Verdicchio (a wine produced in the Marche Region of Italy) is the still white wine that has won the most awards by Italian wine guides for 2014. This revelation has come forth in…

Wine in 2 to 10 litre containers no longer considered bulk

The World Customs Organization (WCO) has approved the proposal of the OIV (International Organisation of Vine and Wine) that wines packaged in containers from 2 to 10 litres will no longer be classified…

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