Care of Young Vines

The workshop is being held at West Street Vineyard, Coggeshall on 2012-05-17 00:00:00, starting at 10:00 and finishing at 16:00.

This course covers the soil preparations necessary for a new planting, methods of planting, and how to care for the vines in the first year. Students will have a practical session planting vines in the vineyard on site.

James Dodson
James Dodson graduated from Plumpton College with a BSc degree in viticulture and oenology. He has worked in viticulture and oenology in southern France, California, Canada, and the UK. James started VineWorks in 2006 which started as a specialist service for vineyard trellising, but has grown into a company offering complete range of establishment and vineyard services.
Darcy Gander
Darcy graduated from Plumpton College before joining Nyetimber vineyards in 2006 supervising large areas of new plantings in West Sussex. Two years later he established Vineyard Care, consulting with clients on establishing and managing new vineyards. In 2010 Vineyard Care merged with Vine Works to offer the largest vineyard contracting and establishment services in the UK. Vine Works Ltd works across the whole of the UK and has consulted, established, planted and managed more than 80 vineyards to date.

Venue Address:

West Street Vineyard, Coggeshall
Coggeshall vineyard
West Street
Coggeshall, Essex