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Friday, 10 May 2019 10:51

Changes in Nelson's wine industry

There have been a few changes in the normally very stable Nelson wine industry in recent months, most notably the sale of the beleaguered former Mahana winery and restaurant facility along with the sale of vineyard land.

Published in Industry
Tuesday, 26 February 2019 11:06

Fire-affected farmer forced to dry off

The season is over for the only dairy farmer directly affected by the huge wildfire that blazed for several days in the hills southwest of Nelson.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 11:51

Farms hit by Nelson fires

Six commercial farms have been destroyed by the huge fire in the hills southwest of Nelson, according to Federated Farmers.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 04 December 2018 17:10

Making great wine — naturally

Recent additions to the Nelson wine region are Nick Candy and Laura Tinnelly (hence “Tincan”) with Tincan Wines.

Published in Regional Updates
Saturday, 16 July 2016 15:11

Age and beauty

As the countdown to Pinot Noir 2017 continues, NZWinegrower will be looking at the regions taking part in the celebration.

Published in Regional Updates

Tom Dalziel, 27, from Thomas Bros in Riwaka has beaten off tough competition from four other entrants to be crowned Nelson's Young Fruit Grower for 2016 at Friday night's gala dinner.

Published in General News

Nelson apple growers have suffered significant losses from hail on Wednesday – some the size of 50c pieces.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 07 April 2015 14:52

The Shape Of Things To Come

A long, dry and hot summer has growers and winemakers excited about the possibility of a great vintage ahead, with the arrival of Cyclone Pam doing little to deter that excitement. 

Published in Regional Updates
Thursday, 19 March 2015 08:55

Aronui Wines double celebration

Aronui Wines has just celebrated ten years since its first vine plantings at its Whenua Matua vineyard in Upper Moutere, Nelson. 

Published in General News
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 00:00

At one with the land

I spent some time walking around the vineyards of Matua Whenua, the home of Aronui wines when the vineyards were only a few years old and the impression I got at the time was of a special place that was being developed with sensitivity by a passionate viticulturist.

Published in Regional Updates
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