Grapevine genetic experts visit Gisborne

March 2, 2019
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French grapevine genetic experts Professor Jean-Michel Boursiquot and Laurent Audeguin have been conducting workshops in Gisborne this week.

The workshops were about ampelography and designed for New Zealand grapevine nurseries like Gisborne’s Riversun that hosted the workshops.

Ampelography is the identification and classification of grapevines traditionally done by comparing the shape and colour of leaves and berries.

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