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The Northern Grapes Webinar Series is Back!

  The Northern Grapes Webinar Series returns this February with a series of four webinars – scheduled for the second Tuesday of each month. This year’s schedule will include : February 13. Description of a new publication and spreadsheet, Winery Establishment Considerations and Costs, by Lindsey Pashow, Ag Business Development & Marketing Specialist with Cornell […]

Veraison to Harvest Issue #1

    September 2, 2016 2016 Veraison to Harvest #1 http://grapesandwine.cals.cornell.edu/sites/grapesandwine.cals.cornell.edu/files/shared/Veraison-To-Harvest-2016-Issue-1.pdf In this issue… Around New York  (Martinson, Walter-Peterson,  Haggerty, Wise, O’Connell & Wallis ) CLEREL Lake Erie Concord Report (Bates) Lake Erie Grape Program Hosts “Cover Cropping in Concord Vineyards”  Workshop (Alex Koeberle Fruit Composition Report 8/22/2016 (Team) – Featuring just Northern Grape cultivars […]

Fruit Composition of Marquette, Frontenac, Frontenac Gris, La Crescent, St Croix on 8/22/2016

We collected our first samples from Frontenac, Frontenac Gris, La Crescent, Marquette, and St Croix on 8/22/2016.  Starting next week we will begin posting these in our publication Veraison to Harvest. Samples were collected from the Thousand Islands (Clayton), Champlain (Willsboro trial), and the Finger Lakes (various locations).  Each week when we post Veraison to […]

News You Can Use: 2016 Northern Grapes Symposium

2016 Northern Grapes Symposium March 2016 The 2016 Northern Grapes Symposium was hosted by the Michigan Grape and Wine Industry Conference on February 24th in Kalamazoo, Michigan.  Nine Northern Grapes Project team members lead six sessions, encompassing all four of the projects’ objectives.   Some of the talks focused on results of specific research projects, such […]

Through Feb 29: Help us Evaluate the Northern Grapes Project

Dear Northern Grape growers, winemakers and winery owners: Click on survey link:  https://umn.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_85JEKHqlD2Pk9zT We need your help in evaluating the Northern Grapes Project. Over the past five years I’ve had the privilege of being Project Director for the Northern Grapes Project. With funding from the USDA and support from 23 grower and winery associations across […]

December 8 Northern Grapes Webinar: “The Big Chill: Cold Acclimation and Recovery from Spring Frost in Grapes in New York”

                    Tim Martinson                                 Jason Londo Cornell University                           USDA-ARS Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 12:00 Noon Eastern (11:00 am Central) 7:00 pm Eastern (6:00 pm Central) Cold-hardy grapes are grown in climates where spring frost often occur, and where tolerance to mid-winter cold is necessary; the […]

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