November 2017 around our Vineyard
Chuck Set up and moderated a video conference with Fermentation
Festival attendees in the Madison County Copperative Extension Office
and Dr. Fred Breidt, Fermentation Specialist from NCSU in Raleigh NC.
September 2017 in our Vineyard
Chuck is all smiles with his first scuppernong crop. It took him 5 years
of special breeding to develop the first self-pollinating,
cold-hardy scuppernong he named the Katuah Scuppernong.
May 2017 in our Vineyard
It's May! All the Katuah Muscadine & Katuah Scuppernong
vines are pruned and pushing leaves.
April 2017 around our vineyard/farm
It's Spring! Dogwoods are blooming all over the farm.
March 2017 in the pastures
Our newest Scottish Highland calves -
Left is Paddy O'Beef, born September 28, 2016
and right is Jenny, born October 19, 2016
May showers over the vineyard 2016
New Scottish Highland heffer calf born to Ros on March 23, 2016
we nicknamed her "Cutlet".
Chuck & Jeannie were featured in the
February 2016 Citizens-Times newspaper article
Chuck was master of Ceremonies for the
2015 International American Ginseng Expo at UNC Asheville.
Ed Fletcher - NCNPA Board Member on the right, with Sam Lundsford - a local star of the "Appalachian Outlaws" TV reality show - in the middle.
Our November 2015 newspaper article
Our donkey, Oh Pear! and her first colt, Gabriel,
March 25, 2015. He is so cute!
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Click here to read the May 2017 Article in The Mountain Xpress,
"Get growing with WNC's grape guru"
Click here to read the April 2017 Article in The Laurel of Asheville magazine, "Jewel of the Blue Ridge Vineyard - Living with Grapes"
Click here to read the September 2014 article in WNC Magazine,