Grapes Stories

GrapesSummer Control Options For Downy Mildew
August 8, 2014
Cornell researcher recommends several methods to combat epidemics. Read More
GrapesCornell Cooperative Extension Adds New Regional Fruit Specialist
August 8, 2014
Anna Wallis joins Eastern New York commercial horticulture program. Read More
GrapesPlastic Rain Covers Can Affect Canopy Microclimate And Fruit Quality
August 2, 2014
In studies, it appears green covers may delay fruit ripening and both covers may provide some protection from postharvest rots. . Read More
Apples & PearsAn Awakening To The Value Of Biopesticides [Opinion]
July 25, 2014
With the entry of major suppliers into the biopesticide arena, whether or not biopesticides work is no longer the question. Now, people want to understand how they work. Read More
Apples & PearsPGRs: The Overlooked Piece Of The Biopesticides Puzzle
July 25, 2014
Yield and quality can be as important to growers as crop protection. Read More
FruitsFarmers Fresh Fruit Company Launches New Website
July 21, 2014
New website uses social media and QR codes to drive traffic. Read More
FruitsNew York Grape Growers Asked To Fill Out Winter Injury Survey
July 7, 2014
Results to impact purchasing provisions of New York Farm Winery Act. Read More

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GrapesNew York State Assists Grape Growers Hit By Harsh Winte…
August 19, 2014
State to open winegrape market to grapes grown outside the state. Read More
GrapesSummer Control Options For Downy Mildew
August 8, 2014
Cornell researcher recommends several methods to combat epidemics. Read More
GrapesCornell Cooperative Extension Adds New Regional Fruit S…
August 8, 2014
Anna Wallis joins Eastern New York commercial horticulture program. Read More
Disease ControlGrape Disease Bill Presented To California Governor
August 8, 2014
Grower association backs reauthorization of Pierce’s Disease Control Program. Read More
GrapesPlastic Rain Covers Can Affect Canopy Microclimate And …
August 2, 2014
In studies, it appears green covers may delay fruit ripening and both covers may provide some protection from postharvest rots. . Read More
Disease ControlDowny Mildew Hits Finger Lakes Grapes
July 29, 2014
Growers also seeing spike in botrytis infections, vine collapses during growing season. Read More
Apples & PearsAn Awakening To The Value Of Biopesticides [Opinion]
July 25, 2014
With the entry of major suppliers into the biopesticide arena, whether or not biopesticides work is no longer the question. Now, people want to understand how they work. Read More
Apples & PearsPGRs: The Overlooked Piece Of The Biopesticides Puzzle
July 25, 2014
Yield and quality can be as important to growers as crop protection. Read More
FruitsFarmers Fresh Fruit Company Launches New Website
July 21, 2014
New website uses social media and QR codes to drive traffic. Read More
FruitsNew York Grape Growers Asked To Fill Out Winter Injury …
July 7, 2014
Results to impact purchasing provisions of New York Farm Winery Act. Read More
Crop ProtectionEuropean Grapevine Moth Found In Sonoma County, CA
July 3, 2014
Only a single male was found; a search for eggs and larvae was negative. Read More
FruitsCalifornia Winegrowers Garner Prestigious Awards
July 1, 2014
The Ledbetter family, which owns and operates Vino Farms, named top grower; Richard Kheen, an industry pioneer, named top leader. Read More
FruitsCalifornia Winegrowers Lose Court Battle Over Frost Pro…
June 19, 2014
North Coast growers lose ability to divert river water to protect vines from frost. Read More
FruitsTips To Improve Grower And Winery Relationships
June 19, 2014
Both growers and winemakers need to take responsibility for their business relationship so both parties better understand each other and benefit from that relationship. Read More
FruitsWente Family Estates CEO Elected Wine Institute Chief
June 19, 2014
Carolyn Wente will serve as board chairman of association representing nearly 1,000 California wineries. Read More
FruitsTexas Wines Must Be Made Mostly From Texas Grapes
June 19, 2014
Until now, wines marked "GO TEXAN" didn't have to contain any grapes grown in Texas. Read More
FruitsWashington State Department of Agriculture To Survey Fo…
June 13, 2014
Although not previously detected in the state, these moths could threaten the winegrape industry. Read More
FruitsHow To Manage Winter-Injured Grapevines
June 13, 2014
Extent of sub-zero temperatures is becoming evident at budburst. Read More