Tagged winegrapes

GrapesSulfur Spray Best Practices For Winegrapes
August 14, 2015
New research helps growers determine how close to harvest they can safely spray elemental sulfur. Read More
GrapesResearch Seeks To Find Better Grapevine Roots
August 14, 2015
Rootstocks have benefits, but research shows there’s no silver bullet. Read More
GrapesDrought’s Impact On California Winegrapes
July 30, 2015
The impact is minimal this year, but the future is uncertain if the drought continues. Read More
Western grapeleaf skeletonizer moths
GrapesNew Winegrape Pest Found In California
July 9, 2015
Western grapeleaf skeletonizer could mean nasty problems for Napa County growers. Read More
GrapesCalifornia’s Winegrowers Overwhelmingly Back Anti-Pest Measure
June 22, 2015
More than 80% of growers vote to continue Pierce’s disease/glassy-winged sharpshooter referendum. Read More
UF/IFAS developmental biologist Dennis Gray looks at the progress of grapevines in a vineyard.
Crop ProtectionResearcher Using ‘Precision Breeding’ To Create Disease-Resistant Winegrapes
May 20, 2015
Breakthrough would mean significant savings on pesticide and fungicide sprays. Read More
GrapesAssessing And Managing Grapevine Freeze Injury
April 28, 2015
After two consecutive brutal winters, growers in the Northeast and Midwest are working to salvage vines. Read More
GrapesNortheast And Midwest Grapevine Winter Injury Report
April 9, 2015
Temperatures dropped as low as -30° F in some areas, which has growers preparing for another rebuilding year. Read More
Disease ControlPierce’s Disease/Glassy-Winged Sharpshooter Winegrape Grower Referendum Dates Announced
February 5, 2015
The PD/GWSS assessment is one of the primary sources of funding for research on Pierce’s Disease and the glassy-winged sharpshooter. Read More
GrapesRecord Crowds Flock To California Winegrape Show
January 30, 2015
Unified Wine & Grape Symposium attracts 14,000 industry professionals. Read More
The Latest
FruitsEverglades Research And Education Center Set To Take Wr…
October 8, 2015
Enhancements to the facility could more than double the amount of samples analyzed. Read More
Apples & PearsModi Apple Off To Promising Start
October 8, 2015
The "Eco-friendly by Nature" red apple looks to international markets and continues its globally orientated marketing and communication activities. Read More
CitrusCalifornia Citrus Research Board Names New Chief
October 8, 2015
Gary Schulz, a long-time administrator of several agricultural associations in the state, takes the helm. Read More
FertilizerNominations Open For The Fertilizer Institute’s 2…
October 7, 2015
The 4R Nutrient Stewardship Program honors growers and fertilizer retailers who demonstrate a strong commitment to nutrient use efficiency. Read More
CucurbitsBayer CropScience Vegetable Seeds, National Watermelon …
October 6, 2015
Bayer to fund first-year memberships to all eligible watermelon growers. Read More
Crop ProtectionNew Invasive Vegetable Pest Found In Michigan
October 6, 2015
Swede midge impacts cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower and other crucifers. Read More
CitrusAg Leaders Speak Out In Favor Of New Trade Agreement
October 6, 2015
Leaders from across the U.S. agriculture and food sector have continued to express their optimism and confidence in the newly Read More
NutsResearchers Study Almond Rootstock Salt Tolerance
October 6, 2015
The continued drought means more growers are relying on groundwater, which, depending on location, can be quite saline. Consequences of Read More
NutsThe Future Of Almonds And Honeybees
October 6, 2015
Dan Cummings knows a thing or two about honeybees. Not only does he oversee 6,500 acres of almond trees as Read More
FruitsBuild Your Farm’s Brand Through Farm-To-Table Din…
October 6, 2015
Bringing people to your farm during the off season can be as easy as setting a dinner table. Read More
CitrusFree Online Irrigation Courses Now Available   
October 6, 2015
Get on-demand irrigation information at the new irrigation education website. Read More
CitrusUSDA Awards Nearly $35M To Support Local Foods, Increas…
October 6, 2015
Funding supports local food systems, farmers markets and healthier eating for SNAP participants. Read More
CitrusSpecialty Crops Get $113M Boost From USDA
October 5, 2015
Funds to bolster local and regional farmers’ markets. Read More
Auto Draft
EquipmentGrimmway Farms Moves Plants With Robots
October 5, 2015
In phase one of what it hopes will be a series of trials, Grimmway Farms experimented with the concept of Read More
Grimmway's Harvest Automation robots
EquipmentRobots, Container Production, And The Future Of Vegetab…
October 5, 2015
Water. Labor. Affordable land. Transportation costs. As a vegetable grower, you face challenges like these every year — but lately Read More
GenNext GrowersGenNext Researchers Focused On Farming’s Future Growth
October 5, 2015
As the next generation of growers become leaders and decision makers in their own operations, they won’t have to make Read More
VegetablesContinue To Provide Healthy Choices For Kids [opinion]
October 4, 2015
Childhood nutrition programs in schools are coming under fire. The current requirement is just a half-cup of a fruit or vegetable in a lunch, and we need to make sure we move forward, not backward. Read More
Amanda Gevens
GenNext GrowersGenNext Researchers: Amanda Gevens
October 4, 2015
As the next generation of growers become leaders and decision makers in their own operations, they won’t have to make Read More