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Umkehrerziehung

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06:57 Jul 17, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Agriculture / viticulture
German term or phrase: Umkehrerziehung
It is a system of vine rearing in which the vines are cultivated on high stems with shoots that freely fall down under the weight of the leaves and the grapes. Does anybody know what it is called in English?
Daniela Mori
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Summary of answers provided
3 +1umbrella kniffin training
Brie Vernier
2reverse (or reverse-direction) training
Conroy Fritz


  

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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
umbrella kniffin training


Explanation:
I think that's what you're looking for


    Reference: http://muextension.missouri.edu/xplor/agguides/hort/g06090.h...
    Reference: http://www.earlmay.com/pamphlets/pamphlet.php?pamp=901710
Brie Vernier
Germany
Local time: 17:28
Native speaker of: English
Grading comment
After researching, I think it should be a training system called "free-cordon".

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Cilian O'Tuama: looks like very good research to me, though I'm way out my my depth here
14 hrs
  -> heh heh ... thanks ... but maybe it's just because I'm a closet wino!
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Comment: After researching, I think it should be a training system called "free-cordon".

11 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5
reverse (or reverse-direction) training


Explanation:
I'm just making a guess here as a possible alternative

Conroy Fritz
Paraguay
Local time: 11:28
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
Grading comment
I found out that it corresponds to "free-cordon".
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Comment: I found out that it corresponds to "free-cordon".




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Jul 17, 2005 - Changes made by Ian M-H:
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