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Fruit set – what it is, and what can affect it

Now that we are getting close to fruit set (and maybe even seeing a bit in early varieties planted in southern / lower altitude vineyards), it is a good time to review fruit set, what can impact it, and what this means in an applied sense. Flowering (see left picture, below)…
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Update on Viticulture blog

Dear subscribers, Apologies in advance. I made two new posts to my blog on two recent dates – May 10 and May 13.  You were not notified because I failed to complete a form associated with the email alerts to subscribers.  I have hopefully fixed that now. I send this message…
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Muscadine grower roundtable meeting – May 31st

There will be a muscadine grower roundtable meeting at Still Pond Vineyard in Arlington, GA: https://stillpond.com/ This meeting is intended to discuss common and major concerns for muscadine industry stakeholders. This will help direct future extension and research pursuits in muscadine grapes. Rachel Itle, Cain Hickey and Patrick Conner from the UGA Horticulture…
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Welcome / Downy mildew observed in Blairsville, GA

All, Welcome to the UGA Extension Viticulture Blog. Please read the information on the “Home” tab to familiarize yourself with how the blog works, and then head over to the “Personnel” tab to find out who is involved. Please share with new and veteran fellow industry members, as well as others who…
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