PLANTING DENSITY- In row 5-6 ft. by 9-10 ft
between rows

TRELLISING SYSTEM- Mostly VSP, some
modified Smart-Dyson, 2 trunks, bilateral
cordon/spur or bilateral cane

COVER- Sod (mostly fescue) between rows

IRRIGATION- Drip

SHOOT THINNING- 4-6 shoots per linear foot

CLUSTER THINNING- 1-2 cluters per shoot

HEDGING and LEAF PULLING- By machine

IPM- Regular monitoring, traps, pheromones, spray
with Hardi air blast or low volume mist (Cima) , no
sulfur pre-harvest

HARVEST- By hand




VSP 6x10ft.
Green Hoe on JD5203
ERO Hedger
Cima Sprayer
Hardi Sprayer
JD5225 Utility Tractor