Middle section of cane has no shoots

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Chingchongly

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I have a third year backyard grapevine. I let it go wild last year and did not have a trellis set up for it until today. It has put on about 1 month of growth. I noticed on one of the canes that I want to place on my fruiting wire, there is a middle section of no shoots (just buds that are refusing to shoot out for some reason). Are they just going to be delayed, or will they not leaf out? Should I expect fruits from these nodes? Or should I just prune off that whole section and along with it, the fruiting shoots further down the cane?

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I try to have a shoot every 4 inches sometimes for no reason I have a blank spot. When I prune in the dormant season I will cut back to where it it has buds and lay down a new cane. No problem just a learning process
 

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It gets kinda frustrating sometimes, dang grapes grow everywhere but where you want them to! I have several cordons that are void of buds for a distance, but the darn things will put buds all over the trunks, but not where you need them!
 
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What varietal is your vine? Cabernet Sauvignon can have non fruitful buds around the sixth bud on a cane. Then the end buds will push. That's how the auxins work. Over time this cordon will mature and those buds may start to push. Using lateral shoots off a cane can have more fruitful buds than using a single cane to produce a cordon.
 

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