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Urgent Message from CGCN-RCCV

Urgent Message from CGCN-RCCV

Posted Aug 23rd, 2019 in CGCN Press Release

CGCN-RCCV would like to appeal to Canadian grape growers to contact their local nursery to show their support, and order plants produced under the clean plant program, that has received funding from AAFC under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership's AgriAssurance Program. 

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Government of Canada invests in long-term growth of wine and grape industry

Government of Canada invests in long-term growth of wine and grape industry

Posted Jun 15th, 2019 in CGCN Press Release

The Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada announced $2.3 million in funding for the Canadian Grapevine Certification Network's clean plant protocol through AgriAssurance.

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CCOVI GGO Webinar - Virus Testing

CCOVI GGO Webinar - Virus Testing

Posted Sep 11th, 2019 in News Articles, Resources

The Grape Growers of Ontario, in partnership with Brock University's Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI) are pleased to announce the launch of a brand-new viticulture webinar series. The series will look at current topics with experts in the field from bud survival to irrigation timing. 

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Grapevine Viruses Video

Grapevine Viruses Video

Posted Sep 9th, 2019 in News Articles, Virus

Video update from AAFC researchers in BC, featuring CGCN-RCCV Chair, Hans Buchler

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BC Growing Degree Days - August Update

BC Growing Degree Days - August Update

Posted Sep 4th, 2019 in Cold Hardiness and Climate Change

Growing Degree Days results for August for Summerland and Osoyoos.  

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Improving wine quality through yeasts - Project Update

Improving wine quality through yeasts - Project Update

Posted Aug 29th, 2019 in Canadian Wine Quality

Wine Quality and yeasts project update from Activity 13, March 2019

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CCOVI tackling climate change challenges with research vineyards

CCOVI tackling climate change challenges with research vineyards

Posted Aug 29th, 2019 in News Articles, Cold Hardiness and Climate Change

CCOVI partnered with two commercial grape growers to plant the St. Catharines and Niagara-on-the-Lake vineyards that are being used for a clone and rootstock evaluation program of the main VQA grapevine varieties in Ontario.

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Detection and consumer rejection thresholds of honey-off flavour in sparkling wine

Detection and consumer rejection thresholds of honey-off flavour in sparkling wine

Posted Aug 26th, 2019 in Canadian Wine Quality

Poster presented at the Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference (AWITC)

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BC Growing Degree Days - July Update

BC Growing Degree Days - July Update

Posted Aug 14th, 2019 in Cold Hardiness and Climate Change

Growing Degree Days results for April-July for Summerland and Osoyoos.  

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International Cool Climate Wine Symposium 2020

International Cool Climate Wine Symposium 2020

Posted Jul 25th, 2019 in Events

July 12 – 17, 2020, the leading research scientists and industry professionals including winemakers and grape growers from around the world will gather in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada to discuss the challenges and opportunities of cool climate grape and wine production at the 10th International Cool Climate Wine Symposium (ICCWS). 

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  • Having a clean plant program in Canada will allow growers to replant vineyards with healthy domestically produced vines to maintain the long-term viability of their vineyards.
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