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Q&A with Gregory Mutambe: It’s a Somm’s Life

Q&A with Gregory Mutambe: It’s a Somm’s Life

There’s been talk about sommeliers reaching a glass ceiling in South Africa. But Gregory Mutambe, head sommelier at the 12 Apostles Hotel and Spa, says being a sommelier is still a lucrative (and promising) career choice.     Does working as a sommelier...
Agricultural careers: Grounds for growth

Agricultural careers: Grounds for growth

Experts predict that advances in science and technology will keep farmers and agriculture professionals on their toes. By 2020 there will be an even higher demand for skilled people in the agricultural sector, with top careers including technologists, hydrologists,...
Consumer, market changes unnerve US wine industry

Consumer, market changes unnerve US wine industry

Changes in consumer attitudes, more competition among drink choices, a sudden global glut of grapes and increases in production costs have cast some clouds over the U.S. wine industry that has grown accustomed to sunny outlooks over the last few decades. The U.S. wine...