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Training trial Marquette Summary 2013

Here are the preliminary results of our ‘Marquette’ training trial at Coyote Moon Vineyards, where we compared yield and fruit composition of vines trained to: Umbrella Kniffen (UK)(cane pruned, no canopy management followup) Top Wire Cordon (TWC) (shoot combing in early August) Vertical Shoot Positioning VSP (mid-wire cordon with shoot positioning,  shoot tipping, and cluster […]

Northern Grapes News November Issue Posted

  The November 2013 issue of the Northern Grapes News has been published on our website. In this issue: Using Selected Yeast Strains to Reduce Wine Total Acidity (Katie Cook, UMN) Funding and the Future of the Northern Grapes Project (Tim Martinson, Cornell) NGP Team Profile: Bill Gartner (Chrislyn Particka) 2012 Michigan Wine Tasting Room […]