News

Page 4 of 61« First...23456...Last »
SA champions Leafroll Virus management

SA champions Leafroll Virus management

The South African wine industry has made huge strides to halt the spread of leafroll virus through focused research, trial sites and a formalised Leafroll Control Protocol.   The leafroll virus poses a major threat to wine grape producers as it can potentially...
SA wyndruifoes skitter ondanks droogte

SA wyndruifoes skitter ondanks droogte

Die Suid-Afrikaanse wyndruifoes is effens groter as verlede jaar na ʼn droë seisoen en verbruikers kan na uitsonderlike wyne van die 2017-oesjaar uitsien.   Die wynbedryfliggaam VinPro vertel die 2017-oes, wat teen 1.4 miljoen ton sowat 1% groter as verlede jaar...
SA wine grape harvest excels despite drought

SA wine grape harvest excels despite drought

The South African wine grape harvest is slightly larger than last year following a dry season and consumers can look forward to exceptional wines from the 2017 vintage.   The wine industry body VinPro says the 2017 harvest, that is at 1 425 283 tonnes 1.4% larger...
Lessons from Loire

Lessons from Loire

Chenin Blanc is the most-planted variety. The wines are fast gaining on elite regions like Burgundy and Bordeaux in terms of quality and reputation, but are still lagging behind in terms of price. Dry wines are all the rage in a region that is traditionally known for...
Wie nie waag nie, wen nie

Wie nie waag nie, wen nie

Willem Pietersen se reis tot assistent-wynmaker het as algemene wingerdwerker by Black Oystercatcher Wyne begin. Hy het sy storie met Lee-Anne Davidson gedeel. Waar daar ’n wil is, is daar ’n weg. Só glo Willem Pietersen wat sy loopbaan in die wynbedryf in 2004 as ’n...
Vakature: Landbou-ekonoom

Vakature: Landbou-ekonoom

VinPro het tans die geleentheid vir ’n dinamiese individu om ‘n landbou-ekonomiese funksie te behartig. Die posisie behels onder meer die volgende: • Instandhouding van studiegroepe op plaasvlak • Uitvoering van lewensvatbaarheid- en ander ekonomiese studies op...
Page 4 of 61« First...23456...Last »