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A couple of shows…

Posted on: July 29, 2013

Summer is raging on and we have been running our feet off, but I thought I would take the time to recap a couple of shows we took the time to go to. First it was off to beautiful Duncan […]

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Visit to Dancing Dragonfly

Posted on: March 21, 2013

We had the opportunity after leaving the cold climate convention to visit the Dancing Dragonfly winery in St Croix Wisconsin to drop off their new Munckhof Tower sprayer. And winemaker Ken Salemi generously took the time to give us tours and tastings […]

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Atlantic Farm Mechanization Show: Mar 7-9

Posted on: February 27, 2013

With the Cold Climate Conference over, we are on our way to the Atlantic farm mech show in Moncton N.B. A serious drive, but what the heck, were already half way there! This show is held every two years in […]

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Munckhof Equipment used in Cold Climate Study

Posted on: February 26, 2013

While on the show in Minnesota we had the opportunity to talk with some customers and wine media writers and we discovered that our pre pruning equipment is now in use in a Wisconsin study to determine the effects of pre pruning on the  cold climate […]

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Cold Climate Conference, St Paul

Posted on: February 13, 2013

The annual cold climate conference in St Paul Minnesota runs from Feb 21-23 and is a show dedicated specifically to growing in northern cold climate regions. The following in an excerpt from conference chair Teresa Savaryn: this year’s conference theme has been titled, “The Grape Collaboration… Grape Minds Think Alike.” The conference […]

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Washington Grape Growers Meeting: Feb 5-8

Posted on: January 8, 2013

The Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers is putting on their annual convention again in Kennewick Wa. at the Three Rivers convention center. this show is one of the largest gatherings of wine makers and growers in the american north […]

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A bad year for Europe makes for North American Oppertunity

Posted on: December 3, 2012

It appears not all wine growing regions shared our stellar growing season this year; while most areas of North America have enjoyed fair crops and good returns for their product, mega producing countries such as France, Italy, Australia and Argentina have been hit hard […]

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North West Cherry Institute Meeting

Posted on: December 3, 2012

This annual event is being held again Friday, Jan. 13 in the Yakima convention centre and provides northwest cherry growers an avenue to gather, discuss current events, and hear the latest from researchers and authorities in the cherry growing world. […]

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Upcoming Shows

Posted on: November 20, 2012

The trade show season is coming up fast, and the crew here at Munckhof has a pretty ambitious agenda. Last year we traveled south down the west coast to California and the Tulare World ag expo. This year we will […]

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Animal Control -Update-

Posted on: June 13, 2012

Well, There up! My neighbor approached me this spring with the same conclusion about our shared fence line that I had come to; He was chasing the deer into my place, while I was busy chasing them back onto his […]

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Catching Up….

Posted on: February 23, 2012

So we’ve been busy here over the last month and I’ve missed the chance to fill you in on a bunch of events that occurred in the last month including:   WAWGG Convention – Feb 8-9, Kennewick Wa. Taken from www.wawgg.org: The Washington […]

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WIGA Fires up Discussion Blog!

Posted on: January 14, 2012

The Wine Islands Growers Association has taken the initiative to start up their own group blog for the discussion of issues and matters pertaining to growing in their region. Another awesome resource for island growers and also wine makers and viticulturists in the wider area. Head over […]

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2012 Cherry Institue Symposium

Posted on: January 13, 2012

This annual event is being held again Friday, Jan. 13 in the Yakima convention centre and provides northwest cherry growers an avenue to gather, discuss current events, and hear the latest from researchers and authorities in the cherry growing world. […]

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Making Garbage Beautiful

Posted on: December 27, 2011

In the Beginning: Officials from the town of Oliver approached Munckhof mfg to ask if we could come up with a design for a new garbage can to replace the aging cast aluminum ones currently in use. The parameters for […]

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