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Climate adaptation: developing irrigation strategies to combat dry winters

Australian winegrowing regions are expected to experience warmer and dryer winters due to climate change. This project will provide information on the best ways to manage low winter rainfall using existing vineyard infrastructure and how modifications to irrigation systems may result in better vine growth, yield and berry quality outcomes for grape growers.

Project date

1 Jul 2017-30 Jun 2022
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Principal investigator

Petrie, Paul

Research organisation

South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI)

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Fruits Other rural industries Wine

Wine Australia

Wine Australia helps foster and encourage profitable, resilient and sustainable Australian winegrape and wine businesses by investing in research and …

Multiple industries
Fruits Other rural industries Wine
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