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Grape harvest kicks off with wine industry predicting bumper crop
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Picking has begun in the country's largest grape-growing regions amidst wine industry predictions that 2016 will produce a bumper harvest. Some early grapes have already come off the vines in Gisborne, Hawke's Bay and Marlborough, although most winemakers will not begin harvesting their first fruit for at least another fortnight.