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VineAlert program helps protect vineyards during frigid temperatures

VineAlert program helps protect vineyards during frigid temperatures

With extreme cold weather alerts across most of the province, Ontario vineyards are also feeling the chill. With next year’s grape crop at risk from the frigid temperatures, researchers at Brock University have issued a grapevine cold hardiness alert for growers across the province.

VineAlert program was ready for winter’s early blast

VineAlert program was ready for winter’s early blast

As snow and sub-zero weather blasted Ontario vineyards this week, Brock University was launching its cold hardiness monitoring program.

VineAlert launches for 2012-2013 winter

VineAlert launches for 2012-2013 winter

As the buds for next year’s grapes are already on vines across Ontario, protecting the crop starts now. That’s why Brock University’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI) has launched VineAlert - its annual cold hardiness monitoring program.

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