DECLARATION: About the current crisis of  the Agave tequilana Weber

Since the tequila industry began its internationalization process in the second half of the twentieth century, cyclical “agave crises” have happened which, over time, have demonstrated that the problem is not the lack of planning but the form in which…

Scientist and tequila and mezcal producers creating a bat friendly spirit

For more than a century, the industrial practices used for the production of tequila have eliminated almost all the genetic diversity of the tequila agaves. Today, for the first time ever, academics, producers, distillers, bottlers, marketers, and bartenders are joining forces…

One week to decision time at the Regulatory Council. Please put your name down in support of this unifying document by Patricia Colunga against NOM 199. When we submitted opposition to NOM 186 we were able to collect thousands of…

EL COLEGIO DE MICHOACÁN, A.C. Centro de Estudio de Geografía Humana 17 de enero de 2016 La Piedad, Michoacán   Maestro Mario Emilio Gutiérrez Caballero Titular de la Comisión Federal de Mejora Regulatoria Presente.   Estimado maestro, los que suscriben…

Manifiesto de LOS VOLCANES DE COLIMA por la defensa de los mezcales tradicionales de México y en oposición al proyecto NOM-199-SCFI-2015. Los destilados de agave producidos en México, mejor conocidos con el nombre genérico de mezcal, son uno de los…