UGA Extension Viticulture Blog

Reflections on Resistance

Pierce’s Disease (PD) is an ever present threat in the minds of many grape-growers.  This disease, caused by the bacterium Xylella fastidiosa, is spread by many vectors, but most notably, the glassy winged sharpshooter (GWSS).  Though PD was first discovered in Anaheim, California and was spread by the blue-green sharpshooter,…
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UGA Extension New Grape Grower’s Conference – August 16th

             UGA EXTENSION NEW GRAPE GROWER’S CONFERENCE     AUGUST 16, 2017 AT CRANE CREEK VINEYARDS IN YOUNG HARRIS, GA      If you are looking to establish vines, just started producing wines, or have an interest in joining the Georgia / southeastern US vineyard and winery industry, please join us at our New Grape…
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