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Symptoms of potassium deficiency.
Assessing and Managing Potassium Concentration in the Vineyard - Articles Articles
Potassium (K) plays a critical role in many plant physiology and biochemistry processes such as photosynthesis, osmoregulation, and enzyme activation. More
Spotted Lanternfly Grape Pest Alert
Spotted Lanternfly Grape Pest Alert - Articles Articles

Spotted Lanternfly Grape Pest Alert

Heather L Leach, Michela Centinari, Ph.D.

This fact sheet provides identification, damage, quarantine, and management information for the spotted lanternfly, an invasive sap-feeding planthopper that feeds on the vine trunk, shoots, and leaves of grape plants, among other crops. More
Freeze damage on Concord. Photo: Michela Centinari, Penn State
Understanding and Preventing Spring Frost and Freeze Damage - Articles Articles
When early spring warming is followed by below freezing temperatures, grape growers keep their fingers crossed hoping to escape freeze injury. More
Everybody Walk PA Miles and Comments
Everybody Walk PA Miles and Comments - Articles Articles
Check here each week for updated miles and comments. Listing are Individuals by county followed by teams by county. More
Everybody Walk PA Program Information 2018
Everybody Walk PA Program Information 2018 - Articles Articles
Join Penn State Extension in a FREE virtual walking program exploring the counties of PA. Walking will be reported April 2nd - May 27th More
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Active Living for You and Your Community - Articles Articles
Active Living is a lifestyle where people are more active because walking is a way of life and a way to get to shopping, restaurants and community events. More
Cold damage at Lake Erie Regional Grape Research and Extension Center vineyard. In the front: cold sensitive Syrah (V. vinifera L.) vine killed back to the ground. In the back: Healthy cold hardy Marquette (Vitis spp.) vines.
Grapevine Cold Injury - Articles Articles

Grapevine Cold Injury

Michela Centinari, Ph.D.

The extent of damage and crop losses to cold injury often vary among regions, individual vineyard sites, and wine grape varieties. More
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Winter Squash Enhances Fall Meals - Articles Articles
Winter squash is a perfect complement to autumn meals. It’s delicious, nutritious and versatile! More
Jar-dailyshoot: A person's hands can tell a story. Take a picture of someone's hands today. (@houkazan) #ds294 on flikr.com-CC BY 2.0
Prevent Illness in Schools with Proper Hand Hygiene - Articles Articles
Since it’s early in the school year, it’s the perfect time to remind teachers, parents and students about preventing illness. More
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Food Diary Can Aid In Weight Loss - Articles Articles
Tracking your food intake is a great tool for weight loss. It helps to create awareness of our eating patterns and helps us to identify causes for overeating. More
Parents Can Use Strategies To Deal With Picky Eaters
Parents Can Use Strategies To Deal With Picky Eaters - Articles Articles
Do you have a picky eater in your family? Often children go through periods of being particular about what they eat. More
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Take Steps to Reduce Children’s Sodium Intake - Articles Articles
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 90% of children in the United States ages 6-18 years eat too much sodium daily. More
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Deep Orange Vegetables Give Autumn Meals Nutritious Boost - Articles Articles
Deep orange vegetables are the perfect complement to fall meals. More
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Use Marinades To Add Flavor To Summer Meals - Articles Articles
Ever wonder what makes a successful marinade? Read on to find the three ingredients for success! More
Cold Soup for Hot Summer Days
Cold Soup for Hot Summer Days - Articles Articles
There is so much to love about a bowl of hot soup on a cold day. While cooking, it warms our home and creates an inviting aroma, welcoming us inside from the outdoor weather. More
Malting Barley in Pennsylvania
Malting Barley in Pennsylvania - Articles Articles

Malting Barley in Pennsylvania

Alyssa Collins, Ph.D., Austin Kirt, Gregory W. Roth, Ph.D.

Demand for locally sourced malted barley, for local craft beer, has led to the development of malt houses in PA and other states in our region. More
Tasting Room Employee Sensory Training
Tasting Room Employee Sensory Training - Articles Articles

Tasting Room Employee Sensory Training

Michela Centinari, Ph.D.

Understanding wine sensory evaluation to better adapt to consumer preferences aids in producing wines that will be sold successfully in the wine market. More
Cold Stabilization Options for Wineries
Cold Stabilization Options for Wineries - Articles Articles

Cold Stabilization Options for Wineries

Michela Centinari, Ph.D.

The following article will explore the use of cold stabilization in winemaking as a means of adjusting wine quality. More
Why Measure YAN? Variation in YAN Data Over a 6 Year Time Period
Why Measure YAN? Variation in YAN Data Over a 6 Year Time Period - Articles Articles
YAN data from the same vineyard site was collected from 2006 to 2011 to emphasize vintage variation in YAN and a need for annual YAN testing. More
Enological Products and Their Uses
Enological Products and Their Uses - Articles Articles

Enological Products and Their Uses

Michela Centinari, Ph.D.

This article provides information on the basic enology additives: Fermentation Nutrients, Enological Tannins, Polysaccharides or Inactivated Yeasts, and Fining Agents. More
What about Vitamin B12
What about Vitamin B12 - Articles Articles

What about Vitamin B12

Karen Bracey

Vitamin B12 is a nutrient that helps keep the body's nerve and blood cells healthy and helps make DNA, the genetic material in all cells. More
Family Time in the Kitchen Builds Relationships and Skills
Family Time in the Kitchen Builds Relationships and Skills - Articles Articles
What better way to spend time with family than to bake or cook together? More
Prepare and Preserve Homemade Salsa
Prepare and Preserve Homemade Salsa - Articles Articles
Salsa is one of the most popular condiments used today. Because of its popularity, many cooks want to prepare and can salsa at home. More
Family Meetings Promote Communication and Problem Solving
Family Meetings Promote Communication and Problem Solving - Articles Articles
Family meetings provide an opportunity to coordinate family schedules, improve communication, and have fun together. More
An Introduction on Low Temperature Fermentation in Wine Production
An Introduction on Low Temperature Fermentation in Wine Production - Articles Articles
Many notable wine regions have been recognized with an integrated use of temperature control, as this processing aid has been shown to improve wine quality dramatically. More
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