Like the rest of the population, winemakers are feeling the full force of the Covid-19 pandemic. Although they continue to work in their vineyards and cellars, they are concerned about being forced to cease contact with their customers.
Luxembourg will be the first European country to prohibit its farmers from using glyphosate. The herbicide will be completely banned as of 1 January 2021. Having prepared for such a move in recent years, winemakers have committed to cease using it this year ahead of schedule.