Dave Weinstock

Michigan grows labor program

By |May 6th, 2016|

GLALS is modeled on WAFLA to bring more seasonal workers to the Great Lakes region.

Honeycrisp from Chile coming to U.S.

By |April 27th, 2016|

Honeybear Brands of Minnesota bringing in its largest crop from South America plantings.

Herbicide resistance a growing concern

By |April 25th, 2016|

Researcher offers tips for helping to control weeds in vineyards.

Pre-emergents can help control yellow nutsedge

By |April 25th, 2016|

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Yellow nutsedge can be a particular difficult weed to control in Northeast vineyards because of its below-ground germinating tuber, though

Soil-mapping tools available to growers

By |April 22nd, 2016|

High-tech mapping

How to check for apple and peach bud damage

By |April 20th, 2016|

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Eastern growers are assessing bud damage in their peach and apple blocks after an unseasonably warm March was followed by

Former MSU president, Dr. Gordon Guyer, 1926-2016

By |April 13th, 2016|

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Dr. Gordon Guyer, Michigan State University’s 18th president and longtime head of MSU Extension, has died. He was 89 years

How different nutrients affect fruit quality

By |April 13th, 2016|

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As with all plants, nitrogen plays a major role in fruit and tree growth. Fruit color development can be limited

Know your soil before picking your rootstock

By |April 13th, 2016|

Researchers encourage growers to match a rootstock’s ability to absorb nutrients to those nutrients found in the soil.

Root care

By |April 12th, 2016|

Remember to consider what lies beneath when maintaining a healthy orchard.

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