Official controls from various bodies can be carried out at different times, but will happen on a regular scale, like e.g. the control for the organic certificate. Two visits by the cellar inspection over the last six years are a guarantee that we are on the latest level in adhering to the legal requirements.
As soon as the shoots are high enough, they have to be “woven” into the trellising system. This wire construction is essential for the shoots to grow vertically and then finally result in a lush green canopy. This canopy is the guarantee for ideal photosynthesis as well as shading the grapes from the aggressive sun.
Over the course of summer, the vines are sprayed on a regular schedule every nine days. So, starting in April, this will result in 8-10 rounds. Depending on the type of season, we will use different types of sprays, like e.g. baking soda, various herbal teas, sulfur, etc. We invested in an expensive full canopy