April 2, 2023

Vinitaly International Innovation 2023 Prize to Marco Simonit

“For his research in the field of viticulture that leads him to offer advice in major vineyards around the world, for introducing a less invasive branching pruning technique that respects the nature of plants.”

The Vinitaly International Innovation 2023 Prize has been assigned to vine pruning master Marco Simonit. The presentation took place in Verona at the opening ceremony of the 55th edition of Vinitaly.

This is a new award established this year by Vinitaly to honor personalities or companies in the world of oenology and viticulture that have particularly distinguished themselves in the international context for their meritorious research and development of innovative projects.

Presenting the prestigious award to Marco Simonit was Italian Minister of Agriculture Francesco Lollobrigida.