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Newbie gardener, Mid-West Farm Report assistant Stephanie Hoff, didn’t know where to start when it came to harvesting the grapes in her backyard. So with the help of Gempler’s tools and UW Extension fruit specialist Amaya Atucha, she learns what to watch for when the grapes are ready for harvest and how to clip it from the vine.
Stephanie's tools for the job: