We have several people in this class that are gentlemen and gentlewomen farmers.
I helped my mother and dad who loved to garden as a youngster.
To say that I loved to working in the garden as a youngster would classify as a whooper of a lie.
So I don’t claim any great knowledge as a gardener.
But even a novice gardener like me, is aware of what Jesus was telling us when He discussed pruning a vine.
I remember suckering plants with mom and dad.
(Ask those present why they would remove stems and leafs from a healthy plant in their garden).
I read the following from an article that describes why it is necessary to prune the vines in a grape arbor.
Regular pruning is essential for controlling grape canes and producing quality fruit yields.
Let’s look at how to prune grapes.
When it comes to pruning grapes, the most common mistake people make is not pruning hard enough.
Light pruning doesn’t promote adequate fruiting whereas heavy pruning provides the greatest quality of grapes.
To prune grapes can make the difference between a good crop and a bad one.
Jesus used a metaphor that compared Christians to the grape vines that grew in abhors over Israel.
Did you look in the mirror and conceder the fact that we share a direct relationship with a grape vine.
5 “I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing.
The first point that Jesus was making seems to me is to point out who is the most…
Cabernet Sauvignon is a black colored grape from Bordeaux in France. Bordeaux is an incredible wine region with diverse sets of grapes. People from Spain call this sensation a Burdeos Tintos, which is very interesting. The grapes come in clusters, the black grapes produced are tiny and round, the leaves are dark to light green with lobes and the shoot tips are colored red. Today, the wine is favored in many countries all over the world and some distinguish it by Vitis vinifera. Cabernet…
My wife Gloria and I met a gentleman in a church Sunday school class about six months ago. One day in conversation I share with him about my small-scale health food business and how I was looking to expand it. Ironically, his family company produces a specific Muscadine grape with high antioxidant and he was looking to promote this product, the grapes themselves and the various products that were developed using the seeds. This was a great opportunity for both of us and he agreed to send a…
Common Name: Clary Sage Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Salvia sclarea
Native to southern Europe, clary sage essential oil comes from the Lamiaceae family and has a fresh sweet herbaceous, wine-like aroma with floral notes. Clary sage oil has been cultivated for centuries. Once, extensively cultivated in France, now Russia is the main supplier. The oil is steam-distilled for its medicinal and cosmetic qualities, and the best clary sage oil is obtained from the green…
Part B1: Characteristics of the wine country/ -area
Tuscany alongside Piemont and Venice is one of the three Italian luxurious wine regions in the entire “Il Calcio”(Italy) and one of the most legendary in the entire world.
Figure 1: Vineyards and geographical wine areas in Tuscany region.
Giving the fact that Italy is about 1000 km long from North to South , it`s not easy to describe the condition of the soil. Alps and Apennines cut the country into geographical segments. Tuscan area…
White wines are wines with pale yellow color, yellow gold or yellow green which are produced from white or black grapes without skin. White wines existed 2500 years ago. There are several types of white wine. Learn more information about different types of white wine categorized according to taste. Discover about the different flavors and regions where white wines are common in the catalog below.
• Light and Zesty
These wines are lightly bodied with a fresh clean taste.
• Cortese (a.k.a Gavi) –…
Enjoy the beautiful scenery of Chile with its freshest seafood and the signature wine of Aconcagua Valley. The perfect hot weather and breezy air are known to create the best liquor drink that this South American country could offer.
According to Daily Mail, the town of Zapallar’s landscape is lined with lush green vines planted in perfectly dried and cracked soil which studded with rocks. The scattered grass growing between the rows seemed strategically placed to look like a bed of straw.…
You should be happy that this is the time, when buying of grape vines, is no more a hassling task to perform. You can easily purchase them from any of the reliable nurseries. Here you need to keep one thing in your mind and that is, only shopping grape vines has become easier. You are in need of doing detailed research on the quality, variety, type and kind of vine before actually purchasing it. The reason why you need to think over these factors is that vines are available in numerous types and…
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One should live by this quote because it shows how no matter what happens, you always have the opportunity to change your surrounding environment. At the age of 13, Bethany Hamilton was attacked by a 14 foot tiger shark while surfing. The attack severed her left arm just below the shoulder, 2 inches deeper the attack could’ve been fatal (Viti 32). Recovering from a traumatic event as such, would seem to be an impossible task. Hamilton learned to surf again, less than a month later. She began to…