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Friday, August 23, 2019

Amorin, the massive Portuguese cork producer and masters of “spin” – which spent a fortune over a decade or so trying to tell us there was no “cork taint” problem, then more recently that they have solved the problem, (Why didn’t they do that a decade earlier?) – has recently announced that their fastest growing market for corks is Australia. Read More...

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Friday, April 12, 2019

This week’s Blog is about the effect of climate change on our oak. There has been masses said and written about how climate change will/is affecting the growing of grapes – from research into new varieties, shifting AOC areas, allowing new varieties into AOC controlled areas and experimenting with emerging Mediterranean varieties here in Australia – BUT what about the oak forests? Like every other living thing, oak trees will be/are being affected by climate change. Think about it. Read More...