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ARGENTINA: Don Bosco School Celebrates 50 Years of Excellence in Winemaking and Viticulture

By at February 5, 2016 | 9:55 am

ARGENTINA: Don Bosco School Celebrates 50 Years of Excellence in Winemaking and Viticulture

(MissionNewswire) The Salesian-run Don Bosco School of winemaking and viticulture in the city of Mendoza in Argentina recently marked its 50th anniversary. Founded in 1965 in the heart of Argentina’s wine country, the world-renowned school has consistently maintained high standards in the science and art of winemaking. Started by Father Francisco Oreglia, a Salesian more...

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ARGENTINA: Salesian Agricultural Programs Receive Local Recognition for Training Expertise

By at September 19, 2013 | 6:44 am

ARGENTINA: Salesian Agricultural Programs Receive Local Recognition for Training Expertise

(MissionNewswire) Although viewed as a relatively wealthy country, Argentina has a poverty rate of just over 26 percent, according to the World Bank. Close to 4.4 million people live below the poverty line and the country’s high school dropout rate is close to 20 percent. Youth account for one in three of those unemployed. The Salesians have a long history of more...

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