Ask Your PCA: Why is it important to watch applications on grapes in hot weather?


Issue Date: July 15, 2015
Nick Lupien Ag Unlimited, Ukiah, and area member of CAPCA Board of Directors

We are approaching days over 100 degrees on the North Coast, and that puts a lot of stress on the vines. As we approach veraison, there is the added stress of berry formation. When we apply pesticides, fungicides and foliar nutrients, we want to be careful what's in the tank and watch the weather ahead of an application.

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