Vinpro: producers expecting smaller wine grape crop

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Article highlights:

  • With the 2022 harvest season on the horizon, South African wine producers expect a smaller wine grape crop.
  • Vinpro said this was mainly due to a decrease in vineyards, high disease pressure and heatwaves in certain regions.
  • he ripening period was cooler than normal, but heatwaves in December and January caught some vineyards off guard.