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Grape Grower


Grape growers, often referred to as viticulturists, grow grapes for making wine. Although the idea of growing grapes sounds fairly simple, it is actually a science! The grapes are gown with the intention to produce wine. Therefore, grape growers must have knowledge of how to select the correct vines to produce certain types of wine, irrigation systems, planting techniques, how to control pests and disease an optimal methods for harvesting grapes. Essentially, grape growers need to be experts in everything that happens to a grape before it is fermented into wine.