Minnesota Grape Growers Association

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Minn. Grape Varieties Fuel Northern Wine Industry

As the Minnesota Grape Growers Association gathers in St. Paul this weekend, a new report shows how far northern winemakers have come. The University of Minnesota-Extension report says cold-hardy grapes developed by the school and private breeders have generated a vibrant farm winery industry, pumping $401 million into the U.S. economy in 2011.


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Local (Wine) Tap: ‘Minn. Wine Country’

Minnesota Wine Country is enjoying its new digs — and lauding the ever-growing industry of wine – at the 2013 Minnesota State Fair.


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U Of M Hosts 4th Cold Climate Wine Competition

The International Cold Climate Wine Competition returns to the St. Paul campus of the University of Minnesota on Thursday.