Saturday, 28 October 2017

Climate change affects wine production

Source: "Stock Up On The Booze, South Africa, The World Might Soon Face A Wine Drought", HUFFPOST, by Nkosinathi Shazi

Nkosinathi Shazi reported, "(...) The International Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV) on Tuesday said recent production levels of wine in Italy, France and Spain -- three of the biggest wine-producing countries -- were "very low". According to the director-general of the OIV, Jean-Marie Aurand, this drop is "consecutive to climate hazards", which affected the main producing countries, particularly in Europe. (...)"

Read more at: http://www.huffingtonpost.co.za/2017/10/25/stock-up-on-the-booze-south-africa-the-world-might-soon-face-a-wine-drought_a_23255146/