Vineyard poles, the experts choice leading up to harvest time in September this year, it is well documented that Wooden Vineyard posts make for better wine.
Advantages of Wooden Vineyard Poles
Cape Town features some of the most beautiful scenic landscapes dotted with vineyards and wooden trellises. There are a multitude of natural advantages breathe history and reason into these wonderful wine landscapes.
Wood is a biodegradable material making it environmentally friendly by not contributing to any environmental pollution; It is also a renewable resource and thus a more sustainable option; A short term cost effective solution that lasts for over a dozen years; A material that can sustain plants and vines even in high temperatures as oppose to steel which heats up and plastic which can melt.
Wood has a low carbon footprint. From an environmental perspective, wood has a low carbon footprint. Carbon dioxide is stored throughout the life of a wood product, ensuring the gas is sequestered from the atmosphere. Forests are thus highly efficient 'carbon sinks' while also being producers of oxygen. Wood is traditional, renewable and a biodegradable option when it come to the posts you use on your farm.
Overall the R&B Timber Group is a major supplier of wooden Vineyard posts and ensures only the highest quality in treatment for an extended life span.