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SA wine grape harvest declines

14 May 2019, 2:34 PM

The South African wine grape harvest has shrunk, again. It also shrunk in 2018.

Grapes on Mars? Georgia winemakers aiming high

9 April 2019, 2:51 PM

Georgia is immensely proud of its ancient wine-making tradition, claiming to have been the first nation to make wine. Now it wants to be the first to grow grapes on Mars.

The fruit fly feasts on citrus and grapes, which the department maintains, are the main source of export in the province.

Oriental fruit fly detected in farms around Upington

16 September 2018, 4:34 PM

The detection of the oriental fruit fly in farms around the Orange River in Northern Cape has caused a scare to the provincial agriculture department.

Drought no effect on Stellenbosch grapes parade

27 January 2018, 4:59 PM

The crippling drought in the Western Cape did not hamper annual grape harvest festivities in Stellenbosch in the Boland. A parade and blessing ceremony marked the start of the season on Saturday. The harvest is expected to be smaller but still of good quality. The annual parade is meant to celebrate thousands of men and […]



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