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Take An Interstate 80 Midwest Wine Tour 0

Take An Interstate 80 Midwest Wine Tour

A common thread stitching together the Midwest states is Interstate 80 (I-80) which connects the Midwest to both coasts.  I-80 pushes like a needle through Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa and Nebraska, zipping past Great...

2012 Ohio Grape Prices Reflect Reduced Yields 0

2012 Ohio Grape Prices Reflect Reduced Yields

Severe frost led to the wipeout of many Vitis Labrusca crops such as Concord, Niagara, and Catawba this year.  But an early spring, combined with summer’s drought, means Vitis Vinifera and hybrid grape berries...

Grape Freeze Damage Extensive in Ohio, New York, Michigan 5

Grape Freeze Damage Extensive in Ohio, New York, Michigan

Record March warmth and severe April frosts have combined to destroy most of the Concord and Niagara grape crop in states bordering the Great Lakes from Michigan to Upstate New York.   Some labrusca growers...

Frost Damage Reported in Northeast Ohio 0

Frost Damage Reported in Northeast Ohio

In this morning’s Ashtabula Star Beacon, writer Carl E. Feather reports some damage to the Lake Erie grape crop Monday night.    Feather said apples and peaches in some area orchards were virtually wiped out...