In this issue

Natural beauty: Rugged landscape and breathtaking views are just some of the wonders at Whinyard Rocks, a vineyard located on the edge of the Radnor Forest in Powys, Wales.
The answer lies in the soil: The structure of the soil, its pH, nutrient and organic matter content along with bulk density, microbial diversity and respiration can all have a massive impact on the success of a vineyard’s crop.
The remarkable new T4 tractor: Available in three widths and ideal for vineyards, the new T4 breaks new ground. Vineyard speaks to Haynes Agricultural about this remarkable new tractor.
Time to hand over to the machines? When carried out by hand, bud rubbing is arguably one of the most backbreaking and time-consuming vineyard tasks.