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Concord grapes win a berth at state jam competition (access required)

 Despite the fact that people are sucking down sweetened coffee drinks topped with whipped cream and salted caramel sauce like they’re, uh, candy, they’re avoiding fruit juices because they fear they contain too much sugar. That’s hurting growers of Concord grapes, who until recently have enjoyed a ready market for their product in grape juice. Growers ...

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