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Pruning 2014

PHOTO GALLERY

 by  Tim Martinson

Grape growers throughout eastern North America were faced with significant winter injury to buds.   As a result,  many growers modified their pruning intensity to leave extra buds to compensate.   They used a variety of techniques.  Here I offer without further comment a photo gallery of  pruned dormant vines, mostly V. vinifera cultivars, from the Finger Lakes and Northern NY.

Before budbreak:

 

 

 

After budbreak: