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• Sake breweries disappear in Japan devastation

Sake breweries disappear in Japan devastation

As Japan continues to count the cost of the devastating earthquake and tsunami, the damage to the country’s ancient sake industry is becoming apparent. Entire sake breweries have disappeared in the wake of the multiple disasters that rocked Japan over the past week. On 11 March a massive 9.0-magnitude earthquake occurred near the northeastern coast […]

• UPDATE: Champagne loses Soulaines nuclear dump appeal

UPDATE:  Champagne has lost its appeal to stop nuclear waste from being stored within a few miles of its vineyards in the Aube. {Full Story} Champagne continues fight against nuclear waste dump The Champagne region is embroiled in a legal battle to prevent the French national atomic agency ANDRA from dumping nuclear waste near its […]