Air Miles, Food Miles and Carbon Neutrality in New Zealand Add/Read Comments
Snooth Wine Search:
The image extends to their wines - the only problem being the extensive air-miles, the carbon footprint, used in getting the stuff to the UK. (Wine is shipped rather than flown though). Grove Mill I mentioned recently but a further 10 wineries are also involved with similar 'carbon-neutral' products. The clean, fresh, healthy image of New Zealand continues.
The Marlborough Express
"New Zealand exporters should welcome increased attention on food miles in the United Kingdom as an opportunity not a threat, says the boss of a winery that's just started marketing carbon zero wine. Rob White, chief executive of The New Zealand Wine Company, said the increased focus on the environmental impact of food was a chance for New Zealand producers to excel."