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MSUE Grapes News
New online resource provides a list of non-crop host plants of spotted wing Drosophila in North America.
Posted on April 15, 2015 3:42pm by Rufus Isaacs
Last week’s warm rain has greened up turf and plants are moving quickly.
Posted on April 14, 2015 8:01am by Mark Longstroth
With warmer weather, fruit tree buds are swelling. Some winter damage is apparent.
Posted on April 7, 2015 12:49pm by Bill Shane
Spring is off to a slow start following two brutally cold winters, colder than most fruit growers can remember.
Posted on April 7, 2015 10:42am by Bob Tritten
Severe winter cold during the 2014-15 winter has injured grape buds for the second year in a row in Michigan’s Grand Traverse region.
Posted on April 3, 2015 12:04pm by Duke Elsner
Monday updates help keep fruit growers current on pest and disease control developments during the growing season.
Posted on April 3, 2015 9:25am by Mark Longstroth
This program will feature presentations on the winery sustainability feasibility survey, repetitive motion injuries, proposed Spanish language training sessions and a comparative tasting of wines made from super-cold-hardy grape varieties.
Posted on March 27, 2015 3:37pm by Duke Elsner
Summary of insecticide and miticide label additions, clarifications and corrections to the 2015 Michigan Fruit Management Guide (E-154).
Posted on March 25, 2015 11:01am by John Wise
Michigan State University Extension will host a series of in-season integrated pest management (IPM) meetings for grape growers in Michigan, with the first kick-off meeting March 24.
Posted on March 9, 2015 4:09pm by Brad Baughman
With one look at MSU’s Enviro-weather, you can learn a lot about the freezing conditions in Michigan. If you know where the weather stations are, it tells you even more.
Posted on March 5, 2015 1:43pm by Mark Longstroth