I wrote a blog post before about biodiversity in the wine industry in South Africa and the role that the Biodiversity & Wine Initiative play. They place a great emphasis on minimising the carbon footprint and preserving the natural heritage of their wine lands. SWSA – Sustainable Wine South Africa is the alliance between the Wine and Spirit Board (WSB), the Integrated Production of Wine (IPW) scheme, the Biodiversity & Wine Initiative (BWI) and Wines of South Africa (WOSA). Their motto is “It’s not about making better wine, it’s about making wine better”… by considering the consequences of how they grow and make their wine, and thinking ahead for the next generations. Which is why you will see these seals on bottles of wine…