That’s a LOT of grow tubes!

I have discovered something.  Try as I might, there’s simply no way to capture 600,000 grow tubes in a single photograph, even when used in one contiguous vineyard… horizons get in the way!  Google Earth might be the only solution.

Grow tubes in vineyard

Wilson Grow Tubes on late-planted vines, Santa Barbara Cty CA (click to enlarge)

Vineyard grow tubes

Despite very late planting (Jul/Aug/Sep) vines are already emerging from Wilson Grow Tubes on September 10 (click to enlarge)

Grape vines in grow tubes

Grow tubes stretch as far as the eye can see! The rapid growth of the grape vines is one thing; the labor savings in vine training and weed control are almost incalculable (click to enlarge)

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