University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Viticulture Program

The University of Nebraska Viticulture Program strives to advance the knowledge,
theory and application of grape and wine production for all growers, producers and
consumers of grapes and wine for all of Nebraska and those beyond its borders.


Viticulture News

20th Nebraska Grape and Wine Conferece: A Smashing Success

Attendees at the 20th Annual Nebraska Winery and Grape Growers Forum and Trade Show held March 2-4, 2017 found that the program was beyond their expectations, noting that it:

  • Was highly educational
  • Had great and knowledgeable speakers
  • Provided lots of take-home messages
  • Was full of valuable information, and
  •  “Useful to enhancing my enterprise”
Read the entire article in the March 2017 Nebraska VineLines.

Recipe to Reality

“Recipe to Reality” seminar at the University of Nebraska Food Processing Center will be on April 1, 2017. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Registration deadline is March 15, 2017. Contact Jill Gifford at 402-472-2819 or jgifford1@unl.edu for an information packet.

Northern Grapes Webinar Series

The Northern Grapes Project provides monthly, one-hour webinars covering topics on growing, producing and marketing wines made from cold-hardy Northern winegrape cultivars. The final webinar for this academic year will be April 11, 2017. Webinar information is at http://northerngrapesproject.org/northern-grapes-webinar-series.


Nebraska VineLines

March 2017 VineLines newsletter now available.

VineLines Newsletter Archive


Dr. Paul Read
Professor, Viticulturist

Steve Gamet
Viticulture Technologist

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