Local Forestry

'On the cutting edge" Health drink made from birch sap‘ bring new life to Benton Forest

Using birch sap to make a health drink in Newfoundland

A partnership between Rodrigues Winery and a natural health company stands to bring two dozen jobs to the province and launch a Newfoundland-made product into European markets.

The winery and distillery will partner with Semintha Nutraceuticals to use birch sap from Home Pond, near Benton, to produce a health drink for global distribution.

November 15, 2016 - 17:15