May 26, 2017

Forty Five North Testing Ozonated Water

Michigan NPR recently ran a story about experiments that Forty Five North Winery in the Leelanau Peninsula of Michigan is doing with ozonated water.  See:  Northern Michigan Vineyard Experiments With New Kind of Chemical Free Pest Control As Midwest Wine Press explained in a story earlier this year, there are potential benefits to ozogation versus chemical fungicides and pesticides.   However, … [Read more...]

AgriOzein Winery Systems

AgriOzein is making advances in the vineyard and winery industry. With the assistance of AgriOzein, farmers are using water treatment systems for their wine making operations the safe way, without chemicals and pesticides.AgriOzein LLC supplies ozone water treatment systems for agriculture with specific expertise in vineyard and winery applications. These systems have been proven to control … [Read more...]

Ozonated Water: Vineyard Pest Control Without Chemicals

Until recently, the prospect of a grape growing industry in the Midwest without the use of chemicals may have seemed impossible. Throughout our region, insects, plant diseases and weeds thrive in the summer heat and humidity. Many grape growers say that without agricultural chemicals, they could not produce a consistent crop.But some winemakers say the widespread reliance on chemicals has … [Read more...]