Oh, swellMarch 26, 2012 - 9:22ambusiness/agriculture
FARGO, N.D. -- The record-shredding warm weather in North Dakota could be trouble for grape growers in the state this year, officials say.
Lorna Bradbury, a horticulture specialist with North Dakota State University's Williston Research Extension Center, says grape production could suffer in 2012 if early-budding vines start to leaf out and are hit with a killing frost.
"This is really early," Bradbury says, of the warm weather. "Lots...