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Without Water, Will There Be Wine in California?

February 07, 2014

When you grow grapes to make wine in California, the mention of "D4" can wither you on the spot. "D4" is the classification used by the interagency U.S. Drought Monitor reserved for dry spells so intense they occur fewer than once in 50 years, with more than 98 percent of California land now considered at least abnormally dry.