NEWS

New Feature of the 2017 Expo-FIHOQ

Our 3 Color TRIOS as well as our RED TRIOS have been voted best New Feature of the 2017 Expo-FIHOQ by the public of the event!

Which makes Caroline Fontaine and the whole Vignes Chez Soi team very grateful and proud!

Thanks to the voters and thanks FIHOQ for organizing such a great event!

AGRI-RESEAU BLOG – NEW POST: GRAPE HYBRIDIZATION

A new post has been added to the agri-reseau blog:

Have you ever wondered how comes we have grapes that resist the very harsh cold Quebec winters? Well, Caroline Fontaine gives you a step by step explanation of how it has become possible all over the years thanks to science and Nature!

Go read all about it here! (French only!)

https://www.agrireseau.net/blogue/94219/les-origines-du-raisin-de-table-au-quebec-suite-l_hybridation-de-la-vigne?r=Auteur{376a453f038517d3baf5ac44562e9fffae28af152394937840c3ccede6b142df}3A{376a453f038517d3baf5ac44562e9fffae28af152394937840c3ccede6b142df}22Caroline++Fontaine{376a453f038517d3baf5ac44562e9fffae28af152394937840c3ccede6b142df}22

 

Interview for the Baron magazine: Agriculture: the next generation in Quebec.

Here’s a beautiful article (in French) from Baronmag.com on the new generation of farmers in Quebec.
Caroline Fontaine speaks about her businesses, Vignes Chez Soi of course, but also Vinéaculture and Épique, as well as her recent involvement with the “Union des Producteurs Agricoles” and the reality of young entrepreneurs in Quebec.

http://www.baronmag.com/2017/01/releve-agricole-vignes-chez-soi/

The Agri Réseau Blog

You can now find Caroline Fontaine on the very famous blog of Agri-Réseau. Every month, Caroline Fontaine will publish a new text covering various subjects such as the History of the table grapes in Quebec, the various grape varieties and their specific characteristics, the different cultivars sizes etcetc …

Follow Caroline in this new adventure! (only in French)

https://www.agrireseau.net/blogue/93446/le-raisin-de-table-au-quebec-introduction

ÉPIQUE

After 2 years of hard work and experimentations Caroline Fontaine is delighted to introduce you to her new company: Épique!

Come and discover its range of products which will undoubtedly… spice up your life!

www.épique.com

Facebook: Gamme Épique
‪Twitter: ‎gammeepique
instagram: gammeepique

VIGNES CHEZ SOI IN THE BEAUTIFUL BOOK: «SAVEURS D’ICI»

We are delighted to announce that we’ve been chosen among hundreds of Quebec entrepreneurs to be part of beautiful book written by Renée Laurin (Journal de Montréal)!

Buy this book “Saveurs d’Ici” which will soon be a reference!

You will discover all the diversity, richness and originality of the many different products that you can find in our beautiful province!

Thank you Renée Laurin and long live her beautiful book!

(In French only)

TAKING CARE OF YOUR VINE

you want to know everything about vine growing in Northern America?

Come take the class on The Art of Vine Growing in cold climate regions:

Topics discussed:

Vine anatomy 101, planting, tying, and pruning the vine.

Tour of the vineyard

(the class will be in French)

If you want a few tips about vine growing go visit this link (In French):

http://tvcw.tv/index.php/main/emissions/1060