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  • On the Verge Update

    The Virtual Reality film production being directed by Riverland Wine with 57 Film, Wine Australia, Destination Riverland and the RDA is in full swing.

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  • The Water Challenge

    Up until the compressed vintage, the water challenge was top of mind for most and indeed has been for several years in this region. The Riverland Wine team recently agreed that it is time to re-establish a regular water forum, similar to the Hort Reference Forum put in place prior to the first...

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  • Furrowed Brows and Bad Language

    Everyone knows it was a superb growing season through until December with just one early season blemish when some growers had to deal with some early downy mildew.

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  • Export and Tourism workshops

    Wine Australia has released its schedule of export and tourism workshops to help new and experienced wine businesses grow their exports and wine tourism.The workshops ‘Growing Wine Exports’ and ‘Growing Wine Tourism’ start in March and are delivered face-to-face and online. Both programs aim to...

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  • Australia’s grape and wine producers unite

    In recent months members have been informed about the amalgamation of the two peak industry bodies, Australian Vignerons (AV) and the Winemakers Federation of Australia (WFA). Riverland Wine members have applauded the union of the two organisations and have moved to ensure communication lines...

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  • Container Deposit Scheme for wine bottles?

    The South Australian Government has been conducting a review of the Container Deposit Scheme (CDS). The South Australian Wine Industry Association (SAWIA) has engaged with wine producers in recent weeks to begin developing a formal position on behalf of industry. A discussion paper will be...

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  • Grape Spills

    Despite best endeavours as we get further into the 2019 harvest, there is plenty of evidence of grape spillages. The above image is not from the Riverland but it does serve as a reminder of just how serious the consequences can be if anyone along the chain of responsibility between the vineyard...

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  • Water, water, water

    As the grape and wine industry plunges into the 2019 harvest following the most blistering growing season in recent memory the water worries for the current year and for future years are causing many to lose sleep and to search for better ways of managing the water risk.

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Loxton, South Australia
Sunny.
Humidity: 19%
Wind: ESE at 6 kph
Thu 35°C / 16°C
Fri 36°C / 18°C

Last observation: 20/03/2019 at 15:30
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Renmark, South Australia
Sunny.
Humidity: 19%
Wind: E at 13 kph
Thu 35°C / 16°C
Fri 36°C / 18°C

Last observation: 20/03/2019 at 15:30
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Waikerie, South Australia
Sunny.
Humidity: 19%
Wind: ESE at 6 kph
Thu 35°C / 14°C
Fri 36°C / 16°C

Last observation: 20/03/2019 at 15:30
All weather data supplied by the Bureau of Meteorology.

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