Climate, soil, water and chilling all effect which fruit trees will do best on your property. Here's what to consider.
This article describes how to determine vineyard nutrient needs through tissue and soil sampling.
Some plants absorb excess nitrates or oxalates from the soil and store them in plant tissues. Toxicity problems can occur in animals which feed on these plants.
Information on vineyard water management, focusing on when to initiate irrigation.
All grapes require heavy pruning to produce fruit, but after the first three growing seasons, different types of grapes need different pruning. Wine grapes and muscadines usually need spur pruning, and American grapes, such as Concord and Thompson Seedless require cane pruning.