How climate change is affecting Minnesota's apples and wine grapes

Wine grapes
Northern wine grapes in test mode were visible at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum's Horticultural Research Center in Victoria, Minn.
Paul Huttner | MPR News 2015

Minnesota apples are world famous for quality. And northern wine grapes and wineries are popping up all over.

But what climate trends and impacts are growers seeing as climate shifts?

We explore on this week's Climate Cast with a trip to the University of Minnesota's horticulture research center.

Listen on the audio player above.

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