December 2019. Grapegrower & Winemaker, Australia’s longest established and most authoritative wine industry journal. This article presents Two Hands Wine, an exceptional Australian winemaker in the Barossa Valley (South Australia). Two Hands wines uses our irrigation method 360viti Plant Aware Irrigation. Our method based on sap flow sensors allows winegrowers […]

It is commonly admitted that irrigation strategy has an impact on root size and distribution in the soil. Recently it was shown that irrigation strategy also affects vine vascular structure and that delaying the first irrigation contribute to increasing vine hydraulic resistance (here). More irrigation early season makes the vine […]

Recently Fruition Sciences has received questions from prospective customers on using funding from the State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program (SWEEP) to finance their irrigation system upgrades, including the purchase of Sap Flow sensors. We understand that using plant-based sensors as irrigation trigger can be a major investment for many […]