n Farmer’s Weekly - Alternative trellis systems boost income : crops

Volume 2016, Issue 16028
  • ISSN : 0041-848X



The vertical shoot positioning (VSP) system has long been seen as the only trellis system suitable for the production of good quality wine. As a result, most of South Africa's wine grapes have until now been produced using this system. The top three farmers in this year's VinPro/Winetech Block Competition in Robertson have, however, shown that alternative production systems can be just as good or even better than VSPs.

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