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Effects of manual and mechanical leaf removal in Barbera

<p>These Italian authors found that the critical parameter affecting the effectiveness of leaf removal in reducing Botrytis was, not unexpectedly, the weather for that particular season. Take-hom message: Leaf removal helped in cool years, but hurt in warm ones. </p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>The full text was published in the <em>International Journal of Grape and Wine Science</em>, not available online. </p>

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