Registration for March 10th Northern Grapes Project Webinar

The Northern Grapes Project Webinar Series “Building the Perfect Body: Tannin Strategies for Red Hybrid Wines” Anna Katharine Mansfield Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 12:00 Noon Eastern (11:00 am Central) 7:00 pm Eastern (6:00 pm Central) Wines produced from red hybrid grapes are often criticized for light body, poor structure, and insufficient ageability. The recent discovery […]

NEWA weather station workshop and blog

Users of the NEWA weather and pest modeling website (and that should be all of you) should consider joining the ‘You are NEWA’ blog run by Julie Carrol, Director of NEWA and Cornell IPM Specialist. You can subscribe by visiting the blog site (https://blogs.cornell.edu/yourenewa/) and entering your email in the box on the right. This […]

UCONN Fruit Crop Nutrition Short Course

There will be an intensive fruit crop nutrition short course in Connecticut March 17-18 that may be of interest to many. Please see the attached flyer for details. Fruit Crop Nutrition Short Course.pdf

Grapevine pruning information and videos at Michigan State Extension

MSUE recently posted some very helpful pruning videos for vineyards on their website, which also includes a lot of other great management information. This cold day is a good one to stay inside and catch a lesson that you can apply in the vineyard once things warm up. http://grapes.msu.edu/viticulture

New England Grape Production Survey

New England Grape Growers: The USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service will be completing its first annual survey of grape production in New England. This data is critical for developing a clear understanding of the scope and scale of grape production in the region. Results are used by many service provider and industry organizations to develop […]

2015 Catamount Farm Summer Courses

The University of Vermont will offer a suite of complementary farm-based summer courses in summer 2015 designed to provide students with applied skills in an educational setting. Course registration begins February 11. Catamount Farm Summer Experience http://www.uvm.edu/~summer/catamount-farm/ Learn to Farm and Earn College Credit at the University of Vermont Dig deep with your education this […]