How to Prune Grape Vines for Winter?

Answer Pruning your grape vine for winter is an essential part of getting a good crop of grapes the next season. Bernadine Strik--a professor at Oregon State University--states that backyard grape growers... Read More »

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How do I prune old grape vines?

Prune grape vines every year during the dormant season in late January or February. Remove all dead and diseased wood and damaged branches. Remove all new growth from the main trunk, leaving only t... Read More »

How do I prune& cut grape vines?

Prune at PlantingPrune newly planted two-year-old canes to a height where two or three buds remain on each cane to promote new growth for fruit production. Establish a main trunk on newly planted g... Read More »

How do I prune overgrown grape vines?

TimingPrune your grapevines in late winter or very early spring, while the plants are dormant.PruningIdentify two fruiting canes on each grape vine. Each cane should have eight buds each for wine g... Read More »

How do i prune thompson grape vines?

Why Grapes Need PruningPruning grapes is essential for producing a good harvest. Prune during dormancy, which is usually late winter. Grapes require hard pruning to produce high yields. The more ol... Read More »