Vacancy: Vineyard Technician

Veraison is the UK’s premiere vineyard management provider, delivering high-quality bespoke services for our valued clients. Viticulture excellence, sustainability, customer care and pride in our work are central to our culture. As a rapidly expanding business we have opportunities for staff to grow with us and be a part of a professional, knowledgeable and dynamic team.… Continue reading Vacancy: Vineyard Technician

We’re Recruiting

Vacancy: Vineyard Consultant and Vineyard Manager Due to high demand from the sector, Veraison is building a team of professional viticulturists, making premium precision vineyard management and consultancy accessible to vineyards of all sizes. We are a growing business with opportunities for the right candidate to grow with us and be a part of a… Continue reading We’re Recruiting

Downy Mildew and what to do once you’ve got it

Shoot thinning is as important as pruning, so why not make it ‘gentle’?

Having just experienced the coldest April and slowest bud break since 1922 (according to Met Office), our vines are now finally rocketing away with many sites showing healthy shoot growth with at least 2 inflorescences each. Due to the late start, consideration should be given to the remaining sunny days and how best to maximise… Continue reading Shoot thinning is as important as pruning, so why not make it ‘gentle’?

How to go herbicide free in your sustainable vineyard in 3 years

Phasing out the habitual use of herbicide is inevitable for various reasons that we all know and as farmers we have a duty to protect the soils that we ‘borrow’ from mother nature to grow our crops in.  Whilst there is no recipe to sustainable vineyard management, I like to simplify the theories into practical,… Continue reading How to go herbicide free in your sustainable vineyard in 3 years

View from the Vineyard- Gentle pruning

By Joel Jorgensen, Vineyard Manager at Veraison ltd.   There is no substitute for good old-fashioned ‘boots on the ground’ crop walks, inspecting the vines and gathering data to enable informed decision making. At Veraison we aim to time our vineyard walks around each vineyard’s growth stages and ensure that every intervention made is based… Continue reading View from the Vineyard- Gentle pruning

Veraison ltd launched February 2021- The first of its kind!

Recently launched Veraison is dedicated to delivering sustainable -precision viticulture services to the UK and is the first of its kind. A ‘sustainable’ vineyard is so much more than minimising pesticides. It’s a multifaceted, modern approach to viticulture that not only protects the environment but also improves vine health, encourages biodiversity, strengthens the soil food… Continue reading Veraison ltd launched February 2021- The first of its kind!