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New Zealand Dairy Board (NZDB)

Business / Agriculture / New Zealand Dairy Board (NZDB): The New Zealand Dairy Board is a quasi- government corporation that was explicitly created by New Zealand statute to purchase all New Zealand dairy products that are manufactured for export. (New Zeal MORE

New Zealand

Life Style / Wine / New Zealand: See my New Zealand wine guide. MORE

New Zealand Stock Exchange

Business / Finance / New Zealand Stock Exchange: Automated, screen-based national trading system based in Wellington. MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Merlot: Classic grape widely grown in the Bordeaux region of France and elsewhere. Recently found, by DNA analysis, to have derived from a Cabernet Franc x unknown variety yet to be determined. The red wine b MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Müller-Thurgau: Early ripening cross once thought to have been developed from Sylvaner and Riesling but some authorities now contend, based on DNA analysis (2002), that there is a high degree of genetic similarity be MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Isabella: Moderately cold-resistant American labruscana grape grown on limited acreages in New York state for use as a tablegrape and in varietal and sparkling wine blends. A selected 'bud sport' cultivar is cu MORE