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Frosty weather throws a scare into grape growers

October 19, 2009  By St. Catharines Standard


frozengrapesOctober 16, 2009, St.
Catharines, Ont. – Cold temperatures over the Thanksgiving weekend sent some
grape growers running into the vineyards to pick fruit in case more frosty
weather strikes.



October 16, 2009, St.
Catharines, Ont. – Cold temperatures over the Thanksgiving weekend sent some
grape growers running into the vineyards to pick fruit in case more frosty
weather strikes.

The mercury plummeted to
-3°C in parts of Niagara late Oct. 11 and into the early morning of Oct. 12,
causing some frost damage to grapevine leaves.

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