Could climate change create a vineyard industry in Montana?

Dr_Gary_Tabor Could vineyards one day be as common as wheat fields in Montana?
A new report considers that possibility. In this interview with Edward O’Brien, the executive director of the Bozeman-based Center for Large Landscape Conservation says climate change may just make states like Idaho and Montana more hospitable for grape production. But Gary Tabor says such a proposition isn’t a sure thing and would come with some significant challenges for vintners.
Tabor says there’s a reason he and his co-authors focused on grape production: