Dr. Mike White, Viticulture Field Specialist,Iowa State University, 909 E. 2nd Ave, Suite E, Indianola, IA 50125.
Ph: office: (515) 961-6237; mobile: (515) 681-7286; Fax: (515) 961-6017.
Mike publishes the ISU Extension Wine-Grower-News. Contact him to get on his subscription list.
Iowa Wine Growers Association
ISU Midwest Grape & Wine Industry Institute
Western Iowa Grape Growers Association
Iowa Wine & Beer Promotion Board
Ohio State University Extension eStore, search for Midwest Grape Production Guide B919, $20.50
2013 Midwest Commercial Small Fruit & Grape Spray Guide, free pdf, $6 for hardcopy
Cornell University VineBalance, excellent sustainable viticulture workbook
Virginia Tech Wine Grape Production in Eastern North America: order through ISU for $75
VESTA "On-line" Viticulture and Enology Junior College degrees or 100 hr certificates
ISU Ag Marketing Resource Center: detailed interactive "FREE" Excel winery and vineyard budget spreadsheets
ISU Winery & Vinyard Feasibility Workbooks: Excellent interactive down-loadable EXCEL spreadsheets
Iowa Alcohol Beverages Division
Organic Viticulture Resources:
Ohio State University Organic Grape Spray Guide
Washington State University Organic Viticulture Resources
Univ. of Minnesota Organic Risk Management Crops Manual
Cornell University Organic Grape Guide
Mike: The best book I have ever read about grape growing whether it be commercial or hobby was The Grape Grower– an Organic Guide to Grape Growing by Lon Rombough.
Very easy read with a huge amount of information that can be used in conventional or organic production.
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Cold Hardy Table grapes View Document
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