Monday, 15 August 2011

Tractors Allowed on C-15 During the Vintage

The Catalan CiU government initially planned not to allow tractors to use the main Penedès artery C-15 during the coming vintage period. However, it has changed its mind after heavy protests from various farmers´associations. If tractors were not allowed on the road C-15, transport lead times would double and, in turn, increase the pressure on the already thin profit margins which wine growers see when they sell their grapes.
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Read more in Catalan: el 3 de Vuit

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