Our Sababay Farmers

Early 2000 was a series of tough years for most grape farmers in Bali, especially in Buleleng. Crop disease, poor marketing and failed harvests forced many farmers to borrow money at high interest rates off local lenders - the middlemen who distributed the grapes to big companies and controlled the price. Grape farmers were in so much debt they were having to sell their cows just to maintain their vineyards. In 2010 Asteroid Vineyards establis...

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