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Daily Archives: April 1, 2011

Grapevine phenology and GDD accumulation

We are setting April 1 as the day to begin counting Growing Degree Day accumulation base 50 at Mountain Grove. We will use the reference site at http://agebb.missouri.edu/weather/reports/gddTable.asp which lists the Mountain Grove weather station (http://www.weather.com/outdoors/agriculture/growing-degree-days/65711 as a backup). Phenology …

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