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06/24/14

The Board also approved funding for two new applied research projects to evaluate and monitor possible insecticide resistance

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Wine industry people on the move from June 17 to June 23.

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The French government is fighting to block the launch of .wine and .vin internet domain names, amid concerns that they will undermine the credibility of geographical indications like Champagne or Burgundy in the wine world.

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The West Coast ports that are America's gateway for hundreds of billions of dollars of trade with Asia and beyond are no stranger to labor unrest and even violence

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90 Percent of Top 50 Selling Restaurant Brands Sealed with Cork

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Constellation Brands unveils new version of Project Genome, naming six consumer segments

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The initiative campaign for liquor privatization is dead this year, but Fred Meyer still donated $138,524 to the effort on June 18.

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Former jazz singer now manages one of the country's top wine lists at Addison in San Diego

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The Duncan family of Silver Oak Cellars and Twomey Cellars have announced the appointment of two new winemakers - one for each of the Californian wineries.

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According to police, a man and woman were caught on camera stealing the wine from a Wegman's grocery store in the Boston suburb of Chestnut Hill. The heist occurred over two days.

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The latest updates also allow users to add favorite bottles to a digital album, add ratings, tag friends, locations and make wine purchases

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Lawmakers in Sacramento representing various factions in the water debate are squabbling over what to include in a bond they submit to voters on the November ballot, or whether to just scrap the whole thing and wait for a better time. There will probably be no better time. They should send voters a bond.

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As California enters summer with a below-normal mountain snowpack to feed its streams and reservoirs, the portion of the parched state experiencing exceptionally severe drought conditions is growing, experts said.

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Six would-be successors are floating around the Capitol while private negotiations among politicians and myriad stakeholders seek a magic mix

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Vina Robles Vineyards & Winery will soon debut a new club lounge at their hospitality center off Highway 46 East in Paso Robles. The club lounge will be an addition within the winery's existing 14,000 square foot center that opened in July of 2007 and features a tasting room, retail shop, banquet facility, as well as several outdoor patios.

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Shortly after this year's honorees were publicly announced, the Business Journal received an email from one of the recipients. She said that if she had the opportunity to speak briefly, she wanted to tell the story of bringing her daughter to the Women in Business awards dinner a decade ago. She saw the event as an opportunity for her young daughter to learn about the accomplishments of women in business and to be inspired by them.

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Economic development and business leaders in four North Bay counties have launched a new regional initiative aimed at attracting pharmaceutical and other bioscience companies to the area.

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The largest pear packer in Medford, Ore., is venturing into wine grapes. Naumes, Inc., plans to ramp up to 200 acres of vineyard within five years.

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Jackson Family Wines has appointed key staff to its new Willamette Valley winery in Oregon, one year after it bought to 220-acre vineyard.

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Isabelle Legeron MW has produced a comprehensive guide to natural wine bringing together not only a detailed examination of what natural wine is, but a country by country, producer by producer guide to the wines and styles that newcomers and enthusiasts should be looking to drink.

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Called Delectable, the updated wine app provides ratings, tasting notes and descriptions.

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American Vintage Bed and Breakfast is next to Naylor Wine Cellars, but current state law prevents the Stewartstown B&B from serving its neighbor's wine to guests.

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As part of a 50-year aging experiment, Veuve Clicquot has submerged a selection of its Champagnes 40 meters underneath the Baltic Sea. The Cellar in the Sea project is located near the Åland shipwreck, where four years ago, 47 bottles of Veuve Clicquot from 1839 and 1841 were discovered.

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Media owner Felix Dennis, who shared top wines from his own cellar with theatre audiences at his poetry readings, has died of cancer aged 67.

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We are a state commission with oversight by California Department of Food and Agriculture, which supports producer regions. This means that growers have voted to assess the sale of their grapes in order to have a fund to do marketing, promotions, education and support agriculture preservation.

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Best-selling American hard cider hits shelves in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta, with the rest of the country to follow later this summer

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There's something a little different brewing at this Niagara Falls restaurant. Actually, it's not really brewing, rather than fermenting. It's wine on tap, and it's something that sets Weinkeller, which is German for wine cellar, apart from other local eateries.

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John A. Mortensen, a University of Florida researcher who developed the first seedless grape that could grow in the state, died on June 16. He was 85.

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By 2015, Quebec's liquor board hopes to open up to 6 outlets inside the stores of a major grocery chain

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Blog Post Gaining Momentum With Over 20,000 Views in 24 Hours for Kenwood Winery Winery Taking Home the Gold as Well

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Audebert has previously worked at Terrazas de los Andes, Moet & Chandon, Krug and Veuve Clicquot, before moving to Cheval des Andes - the joint venture between Terrazas and Cheval Blanc - in 2006

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Matt and Andrew Bell of Austin co-founded the app, which teams up with local liquor stores to bring booze right to your front doorstep. They say their company is the only one of its kind in Texas

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Ownership of importer, sales and marketing agency A. Hardy USA, Ltd. announced today the company has secured an agreement to import and distribute Kai Spirits to the U.S. market.