Please see the following link to view the newest installment of Small Fruits News (Vol. 19, No. 2), a quarterly publication from the Southern Region Small Fruits Consortium. Small Fruits News is made possible through the collaborative efforts of specialists from southeastern US land grant universities.




Of note to viticulture blog subscribers, the “Grape Chores” section is published in every issue of Small Fruits News, including the current volume and issue, above.

Please also check out Dr. Elina Coneva’s (University of Auburn) section entitled “Assessment of Pierce’s Disease Resistant 87.5% Vitis vinifera (European Grape) Selections in Alabama”.


To learn more about the Southern Region Small Fruits Consortium, including its mission and its past and present sponsored research and extension efforts (including regional bunch grape and muscadine IPM production guides), please visit