Production

Diep gewortel

Nuwe generasie plantmateriaal van Lelienfontein wingerdkwekers se Ernita Plantverbeteringsafdeling het produsente, kwekers en bemarkers opgewonde. Almal praat tans oor die SC18AH.  Onder die Grond Jannie Bosman, kwekerybestuurder by Lelienfontein Kwekers,...
Deeply rooted

Deeply rooted

New generation plant material from Lelienfontein Vine Growers’ Ernita plant improvement division is cause for excitement among producers, growers and marketers. The SC18AH is currently on everyone’s lips. Beneath the ground Jannie Bosman, nursery manager...
Facing faults

Facing faults

There can be little more disappointing than a special bottle being less than perfect when opened. The contentious matter of who should carry the responsibility of replacing faulty bottles seems to be a grey area. From a customer’s point of view, the winery or retailer...
Trademarks and terroir

Trademarks and terroir

How often have you read a back label describing the “gentle whisper of the Atlantic sea breeze as it caresses the grapes nestled in the rolling granite hills of such and such farm” Or perhaps heard a radio show or advert describing how the “sun kissed grapes of...

Positive momentum for Wieta

The initial growing pains of Wieta (Wine and Agricultural Industry Ethical Trade Association) appear to be something of the past and this ethical trade organisation is now going strong, with a growing membership and increasing positive feedback from stakeholders....

’n Lewenslange strewe na kwaliteit

NEIL ELLIS – 30 JAAR LATER Neil Ellis is in die 1980s as ’n baanbreker beskou weens sy “anderste” denke en waagmoed om die konvensionele grense te betwis. Vandag, drie dekades later, is Neil nog nét so passievol, hoopvol en sinvol as...