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Tim James: 120 Years Since the Pest Phylloxera Came to Constantia

“The 26th November, 1898, will always remain a red-letter day in the history of Constantia”. So wrote JP de Waal, manager of the government...

Marthèlize Tredoux: In defence of Genetically Modified Organisms

Let’s talk bananas. Grab a banana from your fruit bowl. Unless you import from Malaysia or Thailand, it will be a Cavendish – the...

Jordan Inspector Péringuey Chenin Blanc 2014

Stellenbosch property Jordan has renamed its Barrrel Fermented Chenin Blanc after Louis Péringuey, the 19th Century Inspector-General of Vineyards in the Cape. He was...