Growing jobs by the vineyard
A vineyard at Central Lakes College (CLC) Agriculture and Energy Center in Staples, combined with course material, is giving area students a chance to step into the wine industry.
Viticulturist Dennis Drummond is leading the effort at CLC. The vineyard at Staples took shape last year with first-year growth on grapevines. Individual growers and the University of Minnesota gave Drummond cuttings for the vineyard.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can help you.