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12:46 Mar 25, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: en verde
diversas operaciones en verde para equilibrar la potencial vegetativa(vines, wine growing)

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nafield operations / field activitiesHeathcliff
naviticultural operations
Yolanda Broad



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viticultural operations

Note that you need to translate the full term, "operaciones en verde." Has to do with tending live vines (hence the "en verde").

Here are some explanations:

Bodegas RODA
... las plagas. Las operaciones en verde, despunte, espergura y desniete nos permiten mantener los racimos aireados y bien iluminados favoreciendo la maduración. ...

Artículo publicado completo (con fotos, cuadros y gráficos) ...
... variedad, conseguirlos es posible mediante la poda de invierno así como otras operaciones en verde tales como la eliminación de pámpanos fuera de carga y el ...

Operaciones en verde
Son aquellas prácticas, específicas para la uva de mesa, que se efectúan en la parte vegetativa de la planta y cuya finalidad es exaltar la calidad. groguias.com/document/uva.htm

This looks like the best solution in English:

These systems involve mechanization of viticultural operations such
as shoot thinning, canopy management, fruit thinning, leaf removal, summer pruning, harvesting and dormant pruning for established vineyards.

For other examples of the term's use in English, see the following Google search result URL:
http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&safe=off&q=pruning "v...

    google searches (plus, I have my ow grape vines that I tend, so I'm familiar with all those operations)
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field operations / field activities

That is, activities or operations that are performed outdoors ("in the field" is the general English term characterizing any work done on-site, as it were, not just in agricultural fields _per se_), on the growing vines, as opposed to procedures that take place indoors, after the grapes have been harvested, or under laboratory conditions, etc.


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