The glassy-winged sharpshooter. (Courtesy: County of Marin)

Destructive Insect That Feeds On Grapevines, Almond Trees Discovered In Marin County

A destructive insect that could have serious adverse impacts for wineries and agricultural water use was discovered in Marin County last week, county officials said Wednesday.

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Wine Grapes

Napa Vineyards Do-Over Prompts Grapevine Shortage

A massive replanting in Napa Valley of some of the world’s priciest vineyards is so widespread a critical shortage of grapevine has developed.


European Grapevine Moth (CBS)

Eradication Planned After Pesky Moth Discovered In Gilroy Grapevines

A 94 sq. mile quarantine area has been established in Gilroy, with eradication efforts expected to formally begin next week.



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