Category Archives: Viticulture

Video: Hot July Weather – Watering Your Vines

Hot summer temperatures are forecasted for this coming week. Wondering if  your vines need water? Andy Coradeschi, with the SoCal home winemaking club Cellarmasters of Los Angeles, has posted a video on the Cellarmasters YouTube channel. Follow Andy as he inspects his vines and explains when he’ll be irrigating them again.

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Dip and Grow on Cuttings?

SHW member Mike Anderson asks:

Does anyone have success using dip and grow on cuttings to promote root growth for creating new vines?

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