The VMECH Chariot’s dual precision pruner adapts to various trellis types and enables pre-pruning and near finish pruning, covering up to 3 acres per hour and saving up to $600 per acre. The versatile Chariot has multiple attachment options to keep it useful year-round, including shoot thinning and trunk suckering.
Farmers report significant savings—over $500,000 within 60 days of integrating the Chariot into their operations. Our team has taken on several projects with the highly respected viticulture & enology programs at UC Davis, Cornell and Fresno State.
Stop by our outdoor booth and check out the Chariot up close. Schedule a free demo to see how the VMECH Chariot can improve efficiency in your vineyard.
Westside Equipment Company
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Westside Equipment Company has been in the agriculture equipment industry since 1986 and began manufacturing in 2001. In 2023, Westside Equipment acquired VMECH and added the Chariot Mechanized Vineyard Pruner to our product portfolio. All Westside Equipment Company products are custom built at our manufacturing headquarters in Madera and come with 24/7 in-season service and parts.With 3 additional locations in Crows Landing, Five Points, and Woodland, Westside Equipment is centrally located to conveniently serve California’s winegrape industry.
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North Coast Wine Industry Expo – WIN Expo – at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa, CA on Thursday, November 30, 2023.