High Tunnel Grapes: Establishment

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2017: $266,986.00
Projected End Date: 03/31/2021
Grant Recipient: University of Arkansas
Region: Southern
State: Arkansas
Principal Investigator:
Renee Threlfall
University of Arkansas
Dr. M. Elena Garcia
University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture
This publication is the first in a series on high tunnel grape production, based on research led by Dr. Elena Garcia at the University of Arkansas. This publication covers the topics of selecting and building a high tunnel, preparing the soil, selecting table grape cultivars, planting grape vines, and managing young grape vines.
Fact Sheet
Luke Freeman, ATTRA/NCAT
M. Elena Garcia, UARK
Amanda McWhirt, UAEX
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
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Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.