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Growing great grapes

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Talk of Iowa, hosted by Charity Nebbe

On this horticulture day episode of Talk of Iowa — tips for harvesting, storing and processing your grapes.

Suzanne Slack is here she is an assistant professor of horticulture at Iowa State University and a fruit specialist. She joins host Charity Nebbe to discuss all things grapes.

Then Iowa State University Extension horticulture specialist Aaron Steill and DNR forester Mark Vitosh join the program to answer your questions.


  • Suzanne Slack, assistant professor, ISU Department of Horticulture
  • Aaron Steil, consumer horticulture specialist, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
  • Mark Vitosh, forester, Iowa Department of Natural Resources

To further grow your gardening knowledge, sign up for the Garden Varietynewsletter. And check out all the episodes of Garden Variety,the horticulture podcastfor all the things you’d like to grow or grow better.

Charity Nebbe is the host of IPR's Talk of Iowa
Aaron Steil is a Consumer Horticulture Specialist with ISU Extension and Outreach. Aaron contributes his expertise to the Garden Variety podcast and newsletter and to Talk of Iowa's Horticulture Day program.
Caitlin Troutman is a talk show producer at Iowa Public Radio