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Wine tourism: border regulations create uncertainty

Wine tourism: border regulations create uncertainty

The South African wine tourism industry is extremely disappointed with the current regulations which stipulate that the list of countries with low and medium risk profiles is reviewed every two weeks. The regulations, which have been in effect since the end of...
5 VRAE AAN … Kobus Deetlefs, Deetlefs Landgoed

5 VRAE AAN … Kobus Deetlefs, Deetlefs Landgoed

Ons gesels elke maand met een van ons lede oor hul besigheid, wat hulle laat wakker lê en wat hulle hoop gee. 1. Vertel ons meer oor Deetlefs Landgoed? Deetlefs Landgoed in die Breedekloofstreek is die tweede oudste wynlandgoed onder eienaarskap van dieselfde familie...
5 VRAE AAN … Kobus Deetlefs, Deetlefs Landgoed

5 QUESTIONS WITH … Kobus Deetlefs, Deetlefs Estate

We chat with one of our members each month about their business, what makes them lie awake at night and what gives them hope. 1. Tell us more about Deetlefs Estate? Deetlefs Estate in the Breedekloof region is the second oldest wine estate owned by the same family in...
Mancozeb may be banned soon

Mancozeb may be banned soon

Wine grape growers and viticulturists need to take note that the European Union (EU) is expected to ban the use of fungicides containing Mancozeb soon, and that wines will most likely be tested for maximum residue levels (MRLs) from the 2021 harvest. The World Trade...