Daily Archive for July 20th, 2013

Pinot Noir Today

7.21.13-pinot-noirThe Pinot Noir is growing on schedule. The lack of Spring rain requires more irrigation than in normal years. The crop is abundant, we have dropped some fruit to balance the vines and we will probably have to drop more. It depends on the size of the canopy, some areas show abundant canopy but others are not in balance with the fruit.