After last week’s cold spell, fruit farmers have been checking vines and trees to make sure their crops are going to be alright.
The late winter is a concern for many Michigan area fruit growers.
Fruit growers met in Traverse City this week to talk about things like invasive pests, marketing skills, and damage to vegetation. Continue reading
Fruit growers are taking some time in the middle of a cold, Michigan winter to network and talk grapes, apples and cherries.
Officials said the 2015 Northwest Orchard and Vineyard Show is an opportunity for growers to learn new techniques for better production.
They said 2014 was a dynamic year for Michigan’s commercial fruit growers because of last year’s harsh winter. And grapes in particular were impacted. Continue reading