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Australian Cabernet Symposium: Pruning Workshop [SOLD OUT]
July 6, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm ACST$75
Facilitated by international Pruning Specialist: MARCO SIMONIT
Marco Simonit, born in Friuli Italy, is the co-founder of Simonit&Sirch Preparatori d’Uva Group, a team of specialists in training pruners. Their method is rooted in respecting the traditional culture, and has established them as internationally recognised leaders and consultants for the most famous wineries in the world.
The company provides its services to 130 companies, spread in 11 countries in the most important wine regions. Simonit&Sirch have trained over 4,000 skilled workers and established partnerships with universities and research Institutes in Italy and worldwide.
Marco Simonit is the creator of the Simonit&Sirch Method and the founder of the Italian School of vine pruning. He is also a teacher at DUTE – Diplôme Universitaire de Taille et d’epamprage – at the University of Bordeaux.
Workshop Participants will gain an insight into Marco’s pruning methods now adopted by leading producers worldwide, proven to extend the life of vines and improve the quality of the wines.
10am- Pruning information session (Coonawarra Hall)
12:30pm – Lunch Break
1:30pm – Pruning in the Vineyard with Marco Simonit
3:30pm- Session Concludes