January 13th Northern Grapes Project Webinar Registration

The Northern Grapes Project Webinar Series “Emerging Cold Hardy Wine Grape Cultivars” Mark Hart Tom Plocher Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 12:00 Noon Eastern (11:00 am Central) 7:00 pm Eastern (6:00 pm Central) Tom Plocher and Mark Hart, both veteran private breeders of cold-hardy grapes, are teaming up to bring you this webinar on grape varieties […]

Feb 12: VT Tree Fruit Grower/UVM Apple Program Annual Meeting

Please see the attached agenda and registration form for the 119th Annual Vermont Tree Fruit Growers Association & UVM Apple Program Annual Meeting to be held on February 12, 2015. This year, the meeting will be hosted by Citizen Cider at their new facility at 316 Pine Street in Burlington, VT. Agenda highlights include: Discussions […]

NGP December issue of News You Can Use: Stabilizing Sweet Wines for Bottling

PDF located at: http://northerngrapesproject.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/December-2014-New-You-Can-Use-Stabilizing-Sweet-Wines.pdf News You Can Use   Keep a Cork in it: Stabilizing Sweet Wines for Bottling If wine is not properly stabilized prior to bottling, microbes can grow and flocculate, as shown in this photo. Residual sugar (RS) is an essential part of many wine styles, and in the northern varieties it […]

December Issue of Northern Grapes News

The December 2014 issue of Northern Grapes News has been published. In this issue: -Delaying Budbreak for Northern Vineyards -Northern Grapes Project Receives Additional Funds -Results from the Northern Grapes ProjectBaseline Survey – A Series: The Role of Winery Tourists in the Cold-Hardy Wine Industry -NGP Team Profile: Zata Vickers -NGP Team Profile: Adrian Hegeman […]

Dec. 16 Northern Grapes Project Webinar

The Northern Grapes Project Webinar Series “Stuck on You – Sulfur Spray Residues in the Vineyard and Winery” Chris Gerling                     Gavin Sacks                      Jillian Jastrzembski Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 12:00 Noon Eastern (11:00 am Central) 7:00 pm Eastern (6:00 pm Central) Chris Gerling, Gavin Sacks, and Jillian Jastrzembski of Cornell University are teaming up to bring […]