Canopy Management

Posted on March 7, 2017

Author: Lamar Engel

Date: 7/10/2015

A term used to describe a vine management technique that when applied improves grape quality and involves light interception from the sun. Applying this technique of vine control, the grower will optimize the overall yield while reducing potential disease, mildew and rot. Varying styles and application of the vines canopy is determined by the climate, grape varietal, soil, applicable regulations, quality and quantity goals set apart by each wine house.