October 11, 2009
It hit the news like a scoop. Vineyards in Eastern Washington were decimated by an unusually cold night of early frost. Will they be able to salvage the frozen fruit. Well, yes and no. Read on.
Yes, the areas of Prosser Flats and Walla Walla were hit hard. They both lie in frost belts and since the major news sources for the Washington wine industry come from Walla and Prosser Flats, that means that all of eastern Washington was the same.