• “A stadium crowd cheering between organic and not organic.” Responses to Italian organic farming controversy

    2 days ago - By Do Bianchi

    Above: last night's BYOB wine was the 2017 Brooks Crannell Vineyard Pinot Blanc from Oregon's Eola-Amity Hills. Many of Brooks wines are biodynamic certified but the fruit for this bottling is not. No certification is listed for Crannell Vineyard but according to info available online , it is “dry farmed without any irrigation.” 100% delicious, with vibrant fruit and racy acidity, a perfect pairing for Cantonese.
    There were a lot of responses to this week's post on opposition to proposed legislation in Italy that would create new protections and incentives for organic farmers.
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