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News posted on Monday, 24 November 2008
WFA receives funding for Australian Wine Environmental Stewardship
The Winemakers’ Federation of Australia (WFA) has welcomed the joint announcement by the Hon Tony Burke MP, Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry, and the Hon Peter Garrett MP, Minister for the Environment, Heritage and the Arts, of funding of $241,982 for the roll out of the Australian Wine Environmental Stewardship (AWES) program.
Sweet Tasmanian success at Tri-Nations Wine Challenge 2008
It’s often said good things come in small parcels – that is certainly the case for the Tamar Ridge Botrytis Riesling 2006 awarded the Trophy for ‘Best Dessert Wine’ (Class13) at the Tri-Nations Wine Challenge, announced last week in Sydney.
Planet Green Bottle Corporation introduces world's first commercial oxo-biodegradable plastic bottle
Planet Green Bottle Corporation (PGBC) has commenced accepting orders for additive, pre-forms and plastic bottles which are manufactured using technology that renders plastic PET (polyethylene terephthalate) bottles oxo-biodegradable.