(English) Drought in the Douro valley – how the soil should be and how it is

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  • jeff

    Isn’t that the merits of having older vines and tilling the soil deep? The older vines I thought go deeper for water giving them better growing during these hot times like this.

    • 匿名

      That’s right, they are better prepared for dry weather. The problem is that there is no water reserves in the soil, accumulated during the Winter for the Summer.