Bragato Research Institute announces location of new research winery

Bragato Research Institute (BRI) has announced its national research winery will be built at the Marlborough Research Centre on the Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT) Marlborough campus in Blenheim.

The centre will be sited alongside Plant and Food Research, New Zealand Winegrowers and Wine Marlborough.

The Marlborough Research Centre has been a key supporter of the BRI’s establishment and its co-location with key research and industry organisations, said M. J. Loza, chief executive of the Bragato Research Institute.

Formerly the New Zealand Winegrowers Research Centre, the BRI has been working alongside NMIT and the Marlborough Research Centre to secure the site and the location will enable further collaboration between the different organisations. Continue reading