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    Pest Prophet for grape powdery mildew

    In the southeast powdery mildew and downey mildew is a fact because of our wet region we live in. Spray every 7 day and some time more often next couple days we are forecasted for 3 plus inches of rain. Anything on the vines is washer off hope the Jap beetles get washed off! Will keep an open...
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    Wish I had a few they are good to eat!
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    Put up or ? I got myself a vineyard

    Nice set up looks like the cultivated field will be planted in vines, Did your old vines not have a trellis system? How bout a ground view like a close up was the previous owner pruning for a reason?
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    What happens after frost damage?

    Be patient remember they are only a vine.
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    Trellis type and height for southern Wisconsin Petit Pearl

    Looks like the Rice Guy has your answer his example makes the most amount of since. I always refer to commercial vineyard close to you for guidance.
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    Tilted leaf

    First thing you need to do is a soil test. Then I plant n to s for maximum sun exposure then I remove the undergrowth that will compete with my vines and will be a home for insects then I establish a good spray program. Just my process you could have a fungal issue pull a petiole sample have it...
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    What sprayer should I get

    I use a vortex sprayer that has a gas engine on a trailer I pull behind my tractor or you can use a ATV to pull just as well. It works great!
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    What happens after frost damage?

    I had frost damage over 80% of my vineyard I want trim any vines I have heavily fertilized my vines. My harvest will be later than I usely pick might be a blessing. Now a month after my frost damage my vines are full of new growth an I have been sucker pulling every day. I have lightly trimmed...
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    Good Morning 2021 Growing Season

    You must not have bird pressure with all the trees around. I hope you net tight. why do you leave all the weeds under your vines but spray around the post?
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    How long can I soak rootstock?

    fill your bucket with peat moss fill with water plant when you return remember they are only a vine.
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    Pruning advice for newbie

    remove that wire raped around your vine first and replace with a 5/16 rebar use a piece of hay rope that will rot off do not tie to tight allow for growth. Remove the suckers of the bottom leaving the top three train one to the right and one to the left.
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    What’s eating my vines?

    His photo is above a flowering shoot girdling is usely from the base of the plant from my experience
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    What’s eating my vines?

    Looks like deer eating on the young shoots
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    Good Combo for Disease Management in eastern PA

    Chambourcin grape is sulfur sensitive be careful.
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    Good Combo for Disease Management in eastern PA

    Mancozeb needs to be added to your spray alternate with captan