"A lot of farmers and growers rely on USDA's statistical capabilities to make a lot of marketing and risk-management decisions and planting decisions," said John Newton, American Farm Bureau Federation Director of Market Intelligence, in a statement to Reuters.
He has held management positions with multiple beverage producers including: RH Phillips, Vincor, Constellation Brands, Heublein, Diageo and Copper Cane Wines. In addition to Pat's experience with suppliers, he has held several distributor management positions
The Culinary Institute of America's (CIA) new facility at Copia is quickly becoming a must-see hot spot for food and drink geeks. The 80,000 square foot facility, located next to the Oxbow Market in downtown Napa, brings culinary and beverage education to the people - up close and personal. Here are five reasons to geek out at the CIA at Copia
Furthering their mission dedicated to farming sustainably and producing environmentally and ethically responsible wines, Graham Beck has completed the installation of an extensive solar system to support their electrical usage. During the project, 1,200 panels were installed on the roof of the Madeba 3 cellar in Robertson.
Humboldt Distillery, Humboldt County's original small batch distillery, is expanding its reach outside of its Northern California home. The Distillery's now nationally distributed products include an Organic Vodka, Organic Spiced Rum and "Humboldt's Finest" a cannabis-infused vodka. In addition to California, Humboldt's new markets include Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, Texas, Utah, and Wisconsin.
Alexander Quirici has joined Tonnellerie Ô as our Business Development Specialist, a new position focused on prospects and leads. Alex will be supporting the sales efforts of our oak team in the North Coast, Central Valley, Napa and the Sierra Foothills.
The award, annually recognizing an individual who has, through accomplishment, contributed in a significant and highly visible way to the betterment of California agriculture, is presented by the California Chapter of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers (ASFMRA).
As the first wet storm of the spring sweeps into the mountains around Lake Tahoe, wary water managers are watching the sky and already releasing water from swollen reservoirs to guard against flooding across northern Nevada
California would lose $24.3 billion in federal funding by 2027 for low-income health coverage under the current Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, according to a new state analysis released Wednesday.
You could say that the wine world nearly missed out on Calistoga's Heidi Barrett and her elegant, expertly-balanced cult cabernets. The high school aptitude tests had her pegged for a career in marine biology, but despite a deep affinity for the ocean, Barrett grew up around winemaking and felt as if she were simply wired for it
growing number of agricultural businessmen who say they face an urgent shortage of workers. The flow of labor began drying up when President Barack Obama tightened the border. Now President Donald Trump is promising to deport more people
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The changes pertain to cellared wines, which are wines bottled in Canada, but don't use 100 per cent Canadian grown grapes. Labels will say 'international blend from imported and domestic wines,' instead of the current wording, 'cellared in Canada.'
We're excited to announce this year's class of wine superstars, which includes several avowed Riesling fanatics, a former musician and a man who sees no reason pizza shouldn't be paired with cult Burgundy. -Megan Krigbaum