Dropping it

The height of the grass surrounding the vines is a controversial subject: we want it high, we want the growth rate of the grape bunches to decrease. Then again, what you spray in organic agriculture doesn’t stick as well to the leaves as the chemical counterparts, so any obstruction between the spraying jet and the leaf would be a problem. Erbse, the parrot, was certainly startled, dropping the car key in the process: whether it was the height of the grass or the appearance of the trimmer-monster, we will never know.

organic wine making and whether weeds should grow long