Canopy Management - Influence on Yield

Cultivation of the vine – Canopy management

High-temperature management in Red Mountain AVA, USA From Jim Holmes, Manager/Owner, Ciel du Cheval Vineyard, Washington State. Ciel du Cheval Vineyard in Red Mountain AVA, USA sees summer daytime highs of 105-110F (40-43C). To manage the extremely high temperatures, the vineyard installed 40 acres of overhead sprinklers to cool the canopy during the peak of the day.

  • Accredited to:
  • S. Lueck