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03/03/15

Sustainability program is one element of plan to help solve key community issues

03/03/15

Growers in some regions have had to turn on wind machines or sprinklers

03/03/15

"They should have been managing it properly by either sending it to a treatment or a disposal facility."

03/03/15

Water sommelier Martin Riese has seen the eye-roll and heard it before: "Water tastings? Only in L.A." Los Angeles, birthplace of many food trends, may prove the perfect setting for the next phase in Riese's campaign to make people think about water in the same way they think about wine.

03/03/15

A group of four Swiss entrepreneurs snagged a prime lot at last weekend's Premiere Napa Valley barrel auction, splashing out $115,000, or $1,917 a bottle, for the 2013 Brand Double Barrel 1588 Cabernet Sauvignon.

03/03/15

Winegrape growers and vintners anxious to better understand why their "yes" votes are needed for the upcoming Pierce's disease/glassy-winged sharpshooter (PD/GWSS) Referendum can now turn to a new comprehensive website.

03/03/15

Few storms have graced California so far this winter, but those that did - in mid-December and early February - will allow the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) to increase water deliveries to most customers of the State Water Project (SWP) by an additional 204,000 acre-feet (AF)

03/03/15

Napa Valley Vintners wants to roughly quadruple the number of wineries and growers certified for going the extra mile as environmental stewards. Almost 100 wineries and growers meet Napa Green program standards. Napa Valley Vintners announced Monday it wants all of its eligible members to voluntarily seek and achieve certification by the end of 2020

03/03/15

The businessman became a Sonoma grapegrower and helped put Merlot on the California map

03/03/15

A settlement meeting last week failed to resolve the lawsuit involving the city of St. Helena's approval of the Davies Family Winery project

03/03/15

Chairman Francis Coppola and CEO Jay Shoemaker announced today the appointment of Steven Spadarotto as co-CEO of Francis Ford Coppola Presents (FFCP), effective yesterday, March 1, 2015

03/03/15

On February 27th at the Monterey County Vintners & Growers Association Annual Meeting the membership overwhelmingly approved moving forward with conjunctive labeling legislation. The proposed legislation will require any wine labeled with a Monterey County sub-AVA to also include "Monterey County" on the label.

03/03/15

The Californian wine offering in the UK has come a long way in the last decade thanks to these trailblazers championing top drops from the Golden State.

03/03/15

Guarachi Family Wines is pleased to announce the inaugural release of their single vineyard Sun Chase Pinot Noir 2013.

03/03/15

This Thursday and Friday, March 5 & 6, the Napa Valley Farmworker Foundation hosts the 8th annual "Farmworker Education Workshop" at the Harvest Inn in St. Helena. This unique two-day workshop is the industry's most comprehensive educational program for Napa Valley vineyard workers with a focus on increasing quality, providing advanced leadership, communication and management skills, and more. Sessions are taught in Spanish.

03/02/15

The California drought and a strange warming trend in the ocean have not yet killed off the Sacramento River's king salmon, which are swimming off the coast unaware of all the doomsaying.

03/02/15

As the premiere resource for wine industry education on the California Central Coast, the producers of the WiVi Wine Industry Conference & Tradeshow continually strive to enhance the opportunities it provides. Recognizing the importance of trials for winemakers, WiVi has selected eight Central Coast winemakers to share their experiences at the all new Trials Tasting to be held at the WiVi Tradeshow on March, 18, 2015 at 1:00 p.m.

03/02/15

Part business event, part social event, part carnival, the masquerade party - now in its fourth year - drew guests in all manner of attire, from corsets to masks to cocktail dresses for an evening of wine, visual delights, dancing and risque fun. The vintners' association is a nonprofit trade group.

03/02/15

Deerfield has been in a five-year battle with its major lender, Rabobank, over a $8 million term loan and a $3 million line of credit both obtained at the end of 2008

03/02/15

Hundreds of property owners across California's Central Valley and the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta are scrambling to prove they have a right to divert water from the region's streams, the result of a state order that comes due in just four days

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