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How to Grow a Grapevine from Cuttings
By Christian Ahlmann 28 March 2020 0

The plants in the picture were sticks on a dormant grapevine a few weeks ago. Grapes grow like weeds, so they are fun to start from cuttings. In short, you cut a stick from ...

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Top 10 Things to do During “Shelter in Place”
By Christian Ahlmann 21 March 2020 0

Photo Credit: Cassandra DeTrinidad 10. Call someone you haven’t talked to for a while. They would love to hear from you! 9. Send a letter. Remember how sp ...

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Super Bowl Drama at the Ranch
By Christian Ahlmann 24 January 2020 1

Things will get weird on February 2nd when the 49ers play the Chiefs in the Super Bowl. (Let’s be honest; things got weird the moment I published that photo on the rig ...

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Lake County: Terroir for Tempranillo
By Christian Ahlmann 6 December 2019 2

A Few Great Tempranillo Wines from Lake County You won’t be surprised to learn that Cabernet Sauvignon covers more vineyard acres in the world than any other wine grape, ...

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