Three reference books every Nebraska grower should have (as determined by the opinions of the two who compiled this list):
Sunlight into Wine by Richard Smart & Mike Robinson
The Grape Grower by Lon Rombough
Northern Winework by Tom Plocher & Bob Parke
Links to Others
*Note: Turnbull Nursery sells grape plants but that information is not on their website. You can request a catalog from them that lists the grape cultivars they sell. They can be contacted through their website.
(these publications have sections that cover most relevant vineyard management topics)
Steve Frack, Vice President
300 Speedway Circle, Suite 2 Lincoln, NE 68502
Phone: (402) 476-0300
Fax: (402) 476-0302
Midwest Laboratories, Inc.
John Torpy, Laboratory Manager
13611 B Street Omaha, NE 68144
Phone: (402) 334-7770 Fax: (402) 334-9121
as noted in the Vineyard & Winery Management Magazine, Nov/Dec 2009
as noted in the VWM Nov/Dec 2009
Iowa State University Wine Growers News: This is an excellent (and FREE) newsletter dedicated to viticulture, as well as wine industry news and events. The focus is on the Midwest. To subscribe to Wine Growers News send an e-mail to Mike White at firstname.lastname@example.org with “subscribe” in the subject line. Back issues are archived at http://www.extension.iastate.edu/wine/growersnews
VESTA (Viticulture Enology Science and Technology Alliance) http://www.vesta-usa.org/ VESTA is a network of colleges offering degrees in viticulture and enology.