Another teaser for the 2013 Muscadine Field Day — see the abstract below provided by Dr. Barbara Smith, USDA-ARS Plant Pathologist. Fungicides can significantly reduce losses due to disease in the yield and quality of muscadine grapes. In four studies … Continue reading
Here is a good video that explains the simple techniques that are used to make grape hybrids. I am part of this project (from afar, part of the extension project). If you have any questions let me know.
On July 18, 2013 at the American Society for Enology and Viticulture, Eastern Section Conference in Winston-Salem, NC I attended the Symposium on Advances in Red Wine Production: Berry to Bottle. The speakers included Diego Barison (NovaVine), Tony Wolf (Virginia … Continue reading
Earlier this year Jim Kamas from Texas A&M sent me a few vines of ‘Victoria Red’ to try here in Poplarville. To my knowledge this variety has not been grown in this area before, so I was intrigued to see … Continue reading