Tagged winegrape

Grapes
September 12, 2017
Heat Wave Leads to Early Winegrape Harvest in California’s Sonoma County
Ask any winegrape grower to describe the grape harvest in Sonoma County and you typically hear “harvest time is like Read More
Grapes
July 7, 2017
California Winegrowers Applaud $5 Million to Battle Disease
Governor approves Pierce’s Disease Control Program money for the first time since 2011. Read More
Grapes
June 26, 2017
Washington Grape Grower Battles New Threat
Apples, cherries, and pears are also threatened by Tobacco Ringspot Virus, a pathogen never before seen in Washington state. Read More
Grapes
February 14, 2017
2016 California Winegrape Crush Up 9%
Prices were up 12%, and red wine grapes continue to gain on white wine grapes in popularity, though ‘Chardonnay’ remained king. Read More
Grapes
December 29, 2016
University of Arkansas Debuts New Winegrape Varieties
Twenty years in the making, the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture has released two new winegrapes – ‘Opportunity’ Read More
Grapes
November 27, 2016
Quality California Winegrape Crop This Year
Customary yield combined with remarkable quality, not to mention long-awaited rainfall, made this year a win/win/win. Read More
Grapes
September 26, 2016
Where Site And Growing System Meet In The Vineyard
Vineyard manager uses growing systems to control vigor of winegrape varieties. Read More
Grapes
February 24, 2015
Growers Of Lower End California Winegrapes Face Challenge
Growers in the San Joaquin Valley are pulling out thousands of acres, replanting with nuts. Read More
Grapes
January 28, 2015
New Wine Hybrid Establishment Cost Resource Available
Research from Cornell University breaks down the cost of producing hybrid winegrapes. Read More
Grapes
November 3, 2014
Washington Winegrape Research Feted
Washington State University wins national recognition for water-conservation grape research. Read More
Grapes
October 9, 2014
New Viticultural Areas Approved In Paso Robles Area
After a seven-year campaign, winegrape growers and vintners applaud 11 new AVAs. Read More
Grapes
October 5, 2014
Double A Vineyards 2015 Variety Showcase [Slideshow]
Double A Vineyards presents cold hardy winegrape varieties, seedless grapes, and more. Read More
Fruits
July 29, 2014
Minnesota, Wisconsin Vineyards Seeing Polar Vortex’s Bite
Vines collapsing, production down in states hit hardest by cold winter. Read More
Fruits
June 19, 2014
California Winegrowers Lose Court Battle Over Frost Protection
North Coast growers lose ability to divert river water to protect vines from frost. Read More
Fruits
June 19, 2014
Wente Family Estates CEO Elected Wine Institute Chief
Carolyn Wente will serve as board chairman of association representing nearly 1,000 California wineries. Read More
Fruits
May 14, 2014
Cornell Winegrape Researcher To Receive Unique Honor
Terry Bates to receive American Society for Enology and Viticulture’s inaugural Extension Distinction Award. Read More
Crop Protection
April 24, 2014
Forum On Red Leaf Viruses Scheduled
University of California-Davis will host in-depth look at looming problems on May 9. Read More
Fruits
April 24, 2014
California Grapegrowing Picked Up Speed Last Year
After hitting lowest level in a couple decades in 2010, acreage was up 30,000-plus in 2013. Read More
Fruits
April 24, 2014
National Grape And Wine Show Slated For Texas
Austin will host 65th American Society for Enology and Viticulture’s national conference in late June. Read More
Fruits
March 21, 2014
New Wine Business And Entrepreneurship Certificate Available
Viticulture and Enology Science and Technology Alliance adds to its online course offerings. Read More
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Citrus
September 21, 2017
Hurricane Relief Fund Launched for Flori…
Money raised will benefit Redlands Christian Migrant Association’s efforts to aid families in need. Read More
GenNext Growers
September 21, 2017
Advice for Taking Over the Family Farm
If you are considering joining and running your family business, here are some tips to ensure success. Read More
Berries
September 21, 2017
Ways Florida Blueberry Growers Can Eleva…
Promotional efforts seek to harness power that drives the Sunshine State's ‘little blue dynamos.’ Read More
Florida Ag Expo
September 21, 2017
Everything You Need to Know About the 20…
More education choices, flexible field tours, and networking opportunities to provide an enhanced attendee experience. Read More
Insect Control
September 20, 2017
Whitefly Troubles Go From Bad to Worse i…
Growers should have a plan for managing the pest from beginning to end of season. Read More
Grower Achievement Award
September 20, 2017
Ask Yourself: What Can I Do to Make Thin…
Alan Jones, this year's recipient of American Vegetable Grower magazine's Grower Achievement Award, invites all growers to do what he does: Look in the mirror and ask," What can I do to make a positive impact on our industry?" Read More
Berries
September 20, 2017
Getting to the Bottom of Bacterial Wilt …
Prolific plant pathogen now presenting a new challenge for Florida producers and researchers. Read More
Citrus
September 19, 2017
Precision in Specialty Crops Gains Momen…
Here are some of the key drivers that may transform your farm in the years ahead. Read More
Fruits
September 19, 2017
EPA Mulls Restricting Dicamba Use
Proposal is a part of agency’s focus on reducing herbicide injury in vulnerable crops. Read More
Fruits
September 19, 2017
Washington State University Creates BMSB…
As populations grow in the state, university offers growers pest management advice. Read More
Berries
September 19, 2017
UC Davis Strawberry Lawuit Settled
Former university breeders to return any crosses that used unpatented varieties and agree the school owns rights to them. Read More
Citrus
September 19, 2017
Hopes High for Hops Fresh From Florida
When it comes to alternative crop solutions, something good is brewing in the Sunshine State. Do you have what it takes to tap in? Read More
Apples & Pears
September 16, 2017
Researcher Finds Bacteria Can Stop Blue …
The natural bacterium found in soil can survive in cold storage; this promising biocontrol offers an alternative to chemical treatments. Read More
Disease Control
September 15, 2017
Scientist Uncovers Chilling Side of Dead…
Lab tests indicate laurel wilt pathogen grows faster in the fall and winter. Read More
Citrus
September 15, 2017
Help Extended to Hurricane-Weary Farmers…
USDA chief grants extra time and special procedures to document and file claims. Read More
Citrus
September 13, 2017
New Guidance on FSMA Ag Water Compliance…
FDA issued a rule to extend compliance dates for agricultural water and announced a start date for farm inspections. Read More
Biocontrols Conference
September 13, 2017
Get Better Results From Your Biopesticid…
Softer crop protection programs are becoming a must in specialty crop production. Growers who aren’t learning more about their options Read More
Citrus
September 13, 2017
Florida Farmers Digging out From Impacts…
Damage reports starting to flood in from the field following monster storm, and it's not pretty. Read More