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Reference book on Grape growing?

Posted by Josh Willis 
Reference book on Grape growing?
April 26, 2022 06:00PM
Does anyone have recommendations on a reference book for growing grapes, along the lines of Michael's books? Most of what I find online are conventional sources, of course, and stress the need for big sprays -- which I'll believe, but it'd be nice to have a more organic alternative. I can of course apply the same principles I use in the main orchard, but it would be nice to read something that really specializes in grapes, if possible.
Thanks.

Earthworks
Zone 7a in West-Central MD
Re: Reference book on Grape growing?
April 26, 2022 07:40PM
[www.amazon.ca]
a bit old, but seems to still be on sale.

Jolicoeur Orchard
Zone 4 in Quebec
Author, The New Cider Maker's Handbook
Re: Reference book on Grape growing?
April 26, 2022 08:57PM
Pierre Masson has several good books - this is a good general one with a chapter on grapes - Here. Jean-Michel Florin - Here.. Brit and Per Karlsson - Here. And of course Deidre Heekin - Here.

Mike Biltonen, Know Your Roots
Zone 5b in New York
Re: Reference book on Grape growing?
April 27, 2022 05:55AM
Thanks, Claude and Mike, for the quick response. Looking fwd to checking those out!

And here I was wondering how many people would respond to perhaps the least frequented forum in here, i.e., "Grape Varieties" on an Apple growing website! ; )

Earthworks
Zone 7a in West-Central MD
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