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Mixed culture fermentations and Shiraz flavour

Mixed culture fermentations and Shiraz flavour

This study follows similar studies done by us on Chenin blanc, Chardonnay and Pinotage. The aim of this study was to determine the effect of seven different non-Saccharomyces yeast strains in combination with Saccharomyces cerevisiae and three malolactic fermentation...
What was the impact of the 2017-18 drought? – a case study using FruitLook data

What was the impact of the 2017-18 drought? – a case study using FruitLook data

In this article, the impact of the 2017-18 drought on the Western Cape agricultural sector is assessed using satellite-based data products available via FruitLook.   Introduction Three dry winters in a row caused Western Cape dams to drop to record low levels....