Pecan trees are really attuned to the continental climate we experience in the middle of the U.S. They are almost always the last tree to break bud in the spring. 832 more words
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By: Michela Centinari
To get ready for my first growing season as a research viticulturist at Penn State University, I met several times with Mark Chien and Denise Gardner and read through all of Mark’s newsletters from the last couple of years. 1,379 more words
Tim Olson made wine from this vineyard for 11 years.
Tim Olson has come a long way since he started making wine in his garage in 1986. 905 more words
There are few moments along a growing season’s viticultural timeline that generate the same kind of excitement as budbreak. Veraison, certainly. Harvest, of course. But budbreak comes first, and with it comes Spring, and accordingly, it occupies a uniquely symbolic place. 270 more words