Tagged: Drift damage grapes

Mike White Talks About Drift at NIWG Meeting 2

Mike White Talks About Drift at NIWG Meeting

In spite of the wintry weather, we had 30 attendees at the Northern Illinois Wine Growers (NIWG) meeting on Saturday, January 25, at Famous Fossil Vineyard and Winery in Freeport, Illinois, west of  Rockford.  In addition...

New Herbicide Resistant Crops Being Considered By USDA 1

New Herbicide Resistant Crops Being Considered By USDA

Herbicide drift has become a major issue for Midwestern grape and fruit growers as more powerful herbicides are being used to replace glyphosate.  Glyphosate- the active ingredient in the most commonly used weed killers-...

Identifying Herbicide Drift Damage 0

Identifying Herbicide Drift Damage

Last week I had the opportunity to travel around the southwestern part of Ohio and west central Ohio with my partner in crime Dr. Gary Gao. We visited several vineyards and witnessed herbicide injury in all...