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Posted in thread: Vineyard Impossible! on 11-26-2013 at 04:59 PM
Winnie the Golden is the final inspector!
Posted in thread: Vineyard Impossible! on 11-24-2013 at 08:39 AM
Finally de-rocked and soil going in the rows: This first shot is looking west towards the
sitting rock and the bedrock foundation for the gazebo shot is looking west at the de-rocked
site. Cant belie...
Posted in thread: Cuttings for callusing on 11-17-2013 at 08:53 PM
If i were to want to do them inside on a heat pad, when should I cut them. Ideally, I would
want to time it so I cut them, callus them and then plant them next spring.
Posted in thread: Vineyard Impossible! on 11-12-2013 at 09:06 PM
Snow in the Vineyard! This first shot shows the areas that I have de-rocked so far: left side
of this shot is de-rocked. On this one, the de-rocked area on the left. Slow going, but
Posted in thread: Vineyard Impossible! on 11-10-2013 at 08:13 AM
Yeah, heavy machinery on a slope is real tough. Even here where the slope is nothing, when I
carry one of those 2 ton rocks in the loader or on the thumb of the backhoe I have to be very
careful to st...
Posted in thread: Vineyard Impossible! on 11-09-2013 at 05:43 PM
This machine was won at an auction from the Brewster Highway department. I bought from my
neighbor. Its been a real blessing, especially for this job. Rockin in the Village of Brew!!!
Posted in thread: Vineyard Impossible! on 11-08-2013 at 09:44 PM
Thanks guys. I am known as someone who does not give up easily. I was thinking today "This Wine
better be damn good!" Welded up a thumb for the backhoe today and tomorrow is rock picking
Posted in thread: Vineyard Impossible! on 11-08-2013 at 04:49 PM
Well here is a progress report: all the trees are down, the brush has been burned and the plot
has been combed with the backhoe bucket. Lots of rock: is the shot after combing:
everywhere!! Will tak...
Posted in thread: New Vineyard orientation on 11-05-2013 at 01:04 PM
So, this requires a bit more detail to answer. The short answer is that this is not a
commercial venture, so aesthetics count. I am going to put a gazebo in one quadrant (the
northeast quadrant) and I...
Posted in thread: New Vineyard orientation on 11-05-2013 at 07:37 AM
You guys are the greatest! The site is relatively flat, but drains to the west. As for
aesthetics, the east west would give longer rows, but not as good a view from the house. Since
it does not matter...