Three Questions with… Elaine Pivinski of Franklin Hill Vineyards

1. Now that summer is in full swing, what is taking place in the vineyard? What is your team doing to care for the vines as the grapes grow? The vineyard is a busy and beautiful place right now. A few varieties of grapes are beginning to go through veraison (a fancy word for turning purple). Our team of vineyard workers are busy working on their farmer tans as they sucker (remove low growing shoots from the vines), thin the shoots to allow the sunlight to ripen the grapes, and continually train the vines upward on the wires.  All indications point...

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