Budbreak video: a look at the start of our season

by on April 19, 2010

The 2010 growing season officially began in late March when our Merlot vineyard blocks on the Estate experienced budbreak. Protecting these newborn plants from morning frost keeps our vineyard team on alert through mid-May.

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The Sonoma County Winegrape Commission created a great video about the life of a vine, beginning with pruning. Here’s an advance look at the exciting lifecycle of a vineyard, which we will talk about on our video blog throughout the summer and fall.

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