Murfatlar crop, up 32% from 2007
Replanted are grapes with heavier clusters, resisting to drought, diseases and pests. The replanted varieties report a rise of 3,000 kg/ha in crop. The rejuvenation has taken into account red varieties, such as Feteasca Neagra, Pinot Noir and Merlot, planted on an area of 115 ha.
Wine production stood last year at 16 million liters, and for this year, Murfatlar estimates some 21 million liters in production.
In the first seven months this year, the company posted around 72 million lei in turnover, up 31% from the same period in 2007.