National Growers Holding, Inc. is an insurance company that allows the employees of these workers to create their own insurance provider. This would allow companies the flexibility and autonomy to protect their workers, while simultaneously addressing the escalating premiums in workers' compensation.
Miljenko "Mike" Grgich received a commemorative plaque at the Grgich Hills annual Fourth of July celebration Croatian singers and dancers were on hand as Mike Grgich hosted his annual 4th of July celebration on Saturday.
Republicans muscled a pared-back agriculture bill through the House on Thursday, stripping out the food stamp program to satisfy recalcitrant conservatives but losing what little Democratic support the bill had when it failed last month.
This online California Wine Appellation Specialist® certification is a first-of-its kind program that offers a comprehensive series of online courses, focusing uniquely on the wines and wine regions of California.
"With the reds, we're going to stay in the North, Northeast (of Italy)," said Dan Amatuzzi, Eataly's wine director. "We go to Friuli, and Friuli is known for their Bordeaux-style wine - so Cabernet, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, and Merlot. They're full body, but they're very silky, very soft, very velvety… full of antioxidants and polyphenols and other good things."
Total shipments climbed 40 percent in the six months through June, the biggest first-half advance in five years, Su Birch, chief executive officer for Wines of South Africa, said by phone from Pretoria today.
The move comes after Maurice Marciano, owner of a boutique winery in Napa Valley, California, and his brother Paul, co-founders of apparel brand Guess? Inc., bought Wally's Wine with partner Christian Navarro last month from founder Steve Wallace.
Napa-based social media management software developer VinTank and Vin65, a British Columbia-based wine e-commerce provider subsidiary of WineDirect in Napa, have teamed up to allow their users to access both companies' data.
The Lodi Planning Commission approved a use permit for Gerardo Espinosa to start making wine under the Viñedos Aurora label on his own production site on Lodi's Eastside. Espinosa and his family have been making wine since their first 2009 vintage, but in the past have used the crushing equipment at Estate Crush and Fields Family Wines.
Virginia may not be the first place that comes to mind as a winemaking region. But it is, in fact, the sixth largest wine producer in the country. Vintners here would like to see even more growth in the field.
An eight member Clark County District Court jury of Nevada has helped wine suppliers by upholding the state's strict liquor laws and penalizing two Los Angeles-based import companies for illegal gray-market merchandise.
The London Wine Fair, which is set to move back to Olympia next year, has announced 32 of the 35 UK agents and importers that held space at its 2013 show rebooked space for 2014 within 20 minutes of its booking system going live.
For the second year, wine enthusiasts have the opportunity of being chauffeured through the Annapolis Valley to experience award-winning, internationally recognized Nova Scotia wine in a traditional British double-decker bus.
Bill Leigon has his challenges running the new winery, creating and building brands and penetrating the demanding American distribution system. He clearly relishes the challenges, however, and based on his track record, he has a good chance to succeed.
China's threat to slap punitive taxes on to European wines imported into the country in retaliation over the EU's decision regarding anti-dumping taxes on Chinese solar panels may well turn out to be just a flash-in-the-pan. However, French wine exporters are taking no chances.