Resources

  • Grape Rootstocks for Michigan (E3298)

    Published on December 4, 2015

    Michigan vineyards need rootstocks that provide some cold tolerance while also resisting Phylloxera and nematodes. This 8-page bulletin suggests the best standard and experimental options.

  • Growing Table Grapes in a Temperate Climate (E2774)

    Published on November 11, 2015

    Table grapes have become a very popular fruit in the United States. Annual per capita consumption of table grapes in the United States has quadrupled over the past quarter century.

  • Vineyard Establishment 1: Pre-Plant Decisions (E2644)

    Published on November 10, 2015

    Grapevines are relatively easy to grow and can live a very long time. Some Michigan vineyards are more than a hundred years old. The commercial grower's goal, however, is not merely vine survival but production of quality grapes at a profit.