Grape Growing Guide
|#1 Starting Your Vineyard: Location, Soil, Slope, Accessibility and Weather.
#2 Grape Planting: Learn how to prepare your soil, pH balance, nutrients, row direction, and vine spacing. Includes specific care instructions for grape vines during the planting phase.
#3 Grape Trellis: Learn how and why you need to establish your grape trellis system before you begin planting your first grapes. Skip this step and you might find yourself starting all over again.
#4 Vine Pruning and Training: Learn about the most common and easiest method used to prune and train your vines to achieve sure success. Pruning and Training have everything to do with your grape's quality results and the efficiency at which your vines will produce grape clusters.
#5 Grape Pest and Disease Control: Discover the most common grape pest and disease issues that face most new grape growers and how they need not be a problem if you follow these simple guidelines.
Grape Growing Newsletter Archive: Specific tips and tricks of the trade that will help improve your overall grape vine production and quality.
Little has changed in winemaking since wine was first made many centuries ago.
The best wine is made by keeping the winemaking process simple and focusing your greatest attention on your vineyard. Learn the best process for making homemade wine in my Wine Making Instructions section.
In the Nursery Supplies and Resources section you will find some of the most reliable Grape vine nurseries and wine making supplies that can be found on the Internet.