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Weight For It – April 2018

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Here we have tested Tidywires strength under load, and as the result shows – Tidywire™ can handle a lot of weight without losing its shape or form. 25.88kg is the read-out, whilst the weight of an unused foliage wire in the midrow is under 2kg. Tidywire™ is more than strong enough to hold the weight […]

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Slashing Downtime – September 2017

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Preliminary slashing trial finds operators are spending 15 minutes per hour with operations ceased  and operator out of the cab continuously moving foliage wires out the way of moving machinery (slashers) due to the fact that the foliage wire becomes unseen in the grass and in the vine midrow. On average 1 foliage wire was […]

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“Great Idea!” – August 2017

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Block of Pinot is hand pruned by contractors. After 2 minutes worth of instruction with the Tidywire’s function, the foliage wires were taken down (as the row was pruned) and installed into the Tidywire™ spiral. Contractors expressed their gratitude for such a great idea. “We don’t have to carry extra tools with us to engage […]

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New Concept – July 2017

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Tidywire™ has been installed in a block of 2 year old Pinot Noir. The block trellis is setup as VSP, with a single foliage wire either side of the vine. The rows are 3 meter wide and of 2 meter planting density. The vine midrow wooden posts are set up in 3 vines panels and […]