If Samuel and Ana thought their holiday internships with the family business was over now that they are back on the farm, they would not have appreciated this morning’s wake up call.
Following the recent rains (hip hip hooray) and with the soils nice and wet, we are planting some new vineyards. Yesterday we started with Grenache and today the kids got their hands and boots dirty to help out.
Seems Ana is the only one who didn’t get the “working man’s blue” dress code memo. Rebel that one.
Like Adi says, “they are planting vines for their kids, no pressure…”
Once this vineyard is ticked off the list, in the next week or two we will also plant Cinsault, Palomino and some rootstock in-between, for later grafting.
Supplementing the old with the new. Cause one day what is new and young now will be old too…