Live Webinar Spurred Cordon

Live Webinar Spurred Cordon 17/02/2024 3.45PM
Marco Simonit · 25 January 2024

17 February 2024 3:45 p.m. (3:45 p.m. CET)
Duration: 45 minutes
Access: Live.To join the webinar, we will send you an access link the day before the event.

To listen to the webinar in English, please click on the globe icon at the bottom of your screen, then select “English” and mute the original audio.

During This webinar you will be able to observe practical application of the principles of Simonit&Sirch Pruning on the 30-year-old plants trained as monolateral Spurred Cordon.

Marco Simonit will show us some specific pruning cases, while observing the plants’ development and analyzing each specific pruning choice he makes.


Introduction: pruning as “plant’s design project”, the importance of reading the plant’s history from its wood structure.

Preliminary analysis of adult plants in production and evaluation of the plants’ vigor
Pruning according to the SIMONIT&SIRCH principles, with specific reference to:

choosing the future spur: bud load
growing the vegetative points
correct removal of the spur of the last year
Bilateral vs. monolateral Spurred Cordon
some precautions to reduce the risks related to the late spring frosts
“Smart” repositioning cut: if the plant grows too high


The Recorded Webinar does not constitute a VMP Academy course and doesn’t give the right to obtain any certificate.

To prepare for the webinar we recommend:

Make sure your internet connection is stable and to have downloaded Zoom.
Students will access the webinar muted and with web cam off.
You will be able to write your questions for Marco Simonit during the webinar and he will answer as many as possible in the Q&A part of the webinar. Only questions related to the plants subject to the training will be accepted.
Within 14 days from the date of the live webinar we will share with your the link to access its recording.
So, enjoy the webinar!

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