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18/02/2016

Australian wine under threat from climate change, as grapes ripen early

Wine grapes in Australia are ripening between one and two days earlier each year due to climate change in a trend viticultural experts say could see some traditional varieties abandoned in warmer areas. The Victorian wine industry is partway through what could shape up to be its earliest vintage on record, thanks to an exceptionally warm spring and warm summer.

AWRI

Canberra Riesling Challenge

Rivulis.com.au

WID 2016

AWITC

Bayer

Tankworks

Fischer Australis

Kauri

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