Use of Heat Found to Control Powdery Mildew

2017 was a landmark year for research into heat treatments, with multiple scientific and experiential substantiations that heat will control powdery mildew on selected crops decreasing fungicide needs up to 50%.

Thermaculture Increases Phenol and Antioxidant Activity

North Dakota State University Study confirms: "Instantaneous heat-shock" increases the red wine flavonoid complex, improving wine quality and adding human health benefits.

Dr. Doug Gubler Sees "Promising" Powdery Mildew Control with Thermaculture

Agrothermal Systems® Trials in Sonoma and Napa Cut Fungicide by 50%.

Dr. Richard Smart “Very Happy and Excited” with UK Agrothermal Trials

Thermaculture® produces impressive fruit set in the UK's Challenging Climate.

24% increase in berries per bunch

Use heat to assure good fruit set even when mother-nature tries to limit you with cool or wet weather. Since 2012, with over 30 trials, Thermaculture has increased fruit set and berries per bunch by an average of 24%.

What is Thermaculture?

Thermaculture® treatment services is a method for growing agricultural crops using the application of heat. Discover how Thermaculture can:

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Tastings...have consistently shown a positive impact on appearance, better fruit definition and, for the reds a more textured mouth feel due to improved levels of antioxidants and balanced tannin structure.

Philip Goodband

Master of Wine

In total we decreased our pest control spray passes in half...Each Thermaculture pass cost about 1/4th of the pesticide pass it replaced with less time wasted mixing chemicals and doing fill-ups.

Shane McKibben

Vineyard Manager, Les Collines Vineyard

During the 2014 season we were amazed to see up to 40% more berries per bunch in fruit set over matching control blocks. We also saw better color, healthier looking, greener vines and deeper colored grapes at harvest.

Shawn Veysey

Viticulturist, Scheid Vineyard

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