Microbiome, terroir, and a sea change in understanding of wine. New science leads to a new perspective on soil, "terroir," natural wines, biodynamic/ organic farming, and ancient wisdom.
Every business is an act of politics. It is delusion to think they are separate. It is a clear testimony to the owner's values on social, environmental, economic and even ethical concerns.
It is easy to get lost in the forest, esp when the light is so faint. It helps to be mindful of some of the beautiful things to see, even when you thought you were already looking at everything.