Spring is in the air

During spring in the vineyard it's time to prune the vines and tie them down. Did you know each of our 13,100 vines gets individually handled three times from pruning, cane pulling and tie down?  

 It's not all a bed of roses out here, there's plenty of hands on work to be done.

It's not all a bed of roses out here, there's plenty of hands on work to be done.

 It's a good time of the year to light the bonfire and have a few locals over for a drink. We had some damaging winds in the Autumn and lost a few trees. We also removed a cypress hedge that was shading our veggie garden.

It's a good time of the year to light the bonfire and have a few locals over for a drink. We had some damaging winds in the Autumn and lost a few trees. We also removed a cypress hedge that was shading our veggie garden.

 Potting up the cucumbers. Getting ready for summer veges.

Potting up the cucumbers. Getting ready for summer veges.

 

 

Sally Richardson