Hard At Work
In the photo shown, we are preparing the vineyard for pruning which happens in March. Each of our 4600 vines grows approximately 16 canes. Each cane grows approximately 5 feet tall. At pruning each cane (approximately 73,000) is cut by skilled pruners. We remove all the cuttings from the vineyard.
This work keeps us physically active, sensitive to the demands on farm workers, and in touch with what’s going on in our vineyard year to year. Periodically, we will upload photos to our website showing you the work we’re doing.
Now we wait hopefully for buds to appear in anticipation of another bountiful harvest!