Volume 34 Number 3 Article 5 Pages: 65-69
Year 1980 Month 7
Title: Grape Variety Acreage in Arizona and California
Author: H.P. Olmo
Grape production in Arizona is confined to early table grapes produced
in a hot, dry desert climate.
acreage has not varied much during
the last decade.
The acreages for 1978
are given in Table 5. Thompson Seed
less is the leading variety, followed
Maturity is somewhat
later than in California's Coachella
Valley and the threat of rain damage
during harvest is more likely.
There are two growing regions, one
near Yuma, the other near Glendale
in Maricopa County, northwest of
Value of the crop was about
13.5 million dollars in 1978.
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