The Domaine de Montgilet’s spring

Xavier and Victor share their views on these firts months of the year :

« April is remarkably mild that’s why we have very early budburst. As a consequence, we would face two kind of problems :

  • until the beginning of May, we are very afraid of frozen in the end of the night that would ruin a part of the the crop
  • the end of winter and the beginning of spring were very dry : water stocks are low so the vine would lack of water during its growth…

The moral of all of this : as all cultivations, vine is very dependant on Mother Nature, our best quality is patience…. »

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