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A Foggy Summer Morning at the UMass Orchard, 2012

Wine grapes at UMass Cold Spring Orchard
Wine grapes at UMass Cold Spring Orchard Research and Education Center in Belchertown one foggy summer morning in 2012. Photo: Jim Gipe/Pivot Media

Extension small fruit specialist Sonia Schloemann and colleagues have been planting grapes at Cold Spring Orchard to conduct applied research into the viability of different types of wine grapes since 2001. More information on Extension activities in this area. More information on Cold Spring Orchard. Story on CAFE website “New Wine from Old Vines, From Cold Spring to Quabbin’s Edge.”