Vineyard Floor Management

Vineyard floor management represents a critical aspect of growing wine grapes and can include a strategy that includes a combination of cover crops, weed control, mechanical cultivation, and herbicides. Integrated vineyard floor management affects biodiversity, nutrient cycling, erosion control, and soil health.

Vineyard Floor Management: Steel in the Fields (Video Demonstration & Discussion on Equipment)

Vegetation Management on the Vineyard Floor (Presentation from Scott Steinmaus, PhD)

Vineyard Floor Management for Soil Health (Presentation from Craig Macmillan, PhD)

25: Under Vine Cover Crops (Podcast with Dr. Justine Vanden Heuvel, Associate Professor of Viticulture at Cornell University)

10: Vine and Weed Management (Podcast with Grant Cremers)