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Burgundy Vintners Seek Ban on Genetically Altered Vines

Issue: May 31, 2001

May 31st, 2001 Burgundy Vintners Seek Ban on Genetically Altered Vines Watchdog group sees threat to terroir from modified yeasts and vines A group of Burgundian winemakers has called on vintners around the world to join them in postponing the introduction of genetically modified vines and yeast cells for 10 years.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 31, 2001.

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