Weather Report: Cold Weather Threatens Young Buds

Between Saturday and Sunday, 150 cm (59 in) of snow fell on Mount Amiata, leading to a sharp fall in temperatures all over the region. This morning, in fact, the low was 1°C (34°F), a dangerous situation for the young buds of the vines, which are particularly sensitive to the cold.

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As of today, we haven’t found any damage due to the cold weather, but we will be watching carefully until Thursday when the temperatures are predicted to rise to the season average. Since the weekend, we have been 6 to 7 degrees below the average temperature.

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