5 May 2009 Update day 183 (6 months)

We are back in UK. The remaining (in SA) vines are 183 days old – exactly 6 months. We stopped irrigation about 10 days ago and autumn is setting in. The leaves are yellowing. We’ve lost 927 vines – far more than we wanted to …but… we have a recovery plan. The statistics at the 6 month mark: 625 mm …