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Juniper threatened in UK, gin and tonics threatened everywhere

Gin and Tonics at Risk From Foreign Invader – ABC News OH NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO! A fungus-like organism called phytophthora austrocedrae has been spotted infecting juniper plants and spreading throughout Northern Britain and Scotland. The pathogen, whose first name literally translates to “plant destroyer,” is part of the same family as the pest responsible for the 19th-century

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A recent Kojo Nnamdi Show featured 3 regional distillers

Distillers from Catoctin Creek Distilling Company | @catoctincreek of Loudoun County, Va., Blackwater Distilling | @sloopbetty (makers of Sloop Betty) of Stevensville, Md. and New Columbia Distillers | @dcdistillers(makers of Green Hat Gin) of D.C. were featured on The Kojo Nnamdi Show on February 20. I have not sampled the products from any of these

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