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May 30, 2022 View:

Landslides in two vineyards in Gironde, Bordeaux due to continuous rainfall

Two vineyards in Gironde, Bordeaux, have suffered landslides due to continuous rainfall, according to Wine News.

Photo courtesy of: Le Wine Guest

One half of a 1.5 hectare vineyard was severely damaged and the other half was impassable.

The vineyard manager said that a total of 4,000 Semillon vines aged between 10 and 15 years old were uprooted. Another vineyard of more than 1 / 4 hectares was completely destroyed and the vineyard manager said that he would never plant vines there again.