Why is sustainability important?
What is sustainability?
- 94.0% Certified Sustainable
- 6.8% Certified Organic
- 0.2% Certified Biodynamic
Sustainability in Action
Giesen’s Organic Commitment 1. With some non-organic farming methods linked to environmental issues, such as carbon emissions and ozone depletion, and growing health concerns around pesticide residues, the support of and demand for organic farming is increasing. 2. With an eye to the future for their children and grandchildren in 2009 the Giesen brothers embarked on a new path, that of organics. Giesen is committed to environmentally sustainable wine production practice and see themselves as guardians of the land and the environment they do business in. For Giesen, sustainability is a continually evolving process of monitoring and minimising their environmental impact. 3. Giesen ripped out an 18 acre vineyard leaving…
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