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03/10/17

"Effects of Vineyard and Winemaking Practices Impacting Berry Size on Evolution of Phenolics During Winemaking." and "Effect of Postharvest Defoliation on Carbon and Nitrogen Resources of High-Yielding Sauvignon blanc Grapevines."

03/10/17

Industry performance declines despite improved results in January

03/10/17

Scott Laboratories hired Elton Yu as Operations & Facilities Manager. Yu brings a background in Logistics and Supply Chain Management from 20 years in the U.S. Marine Corps.

03/10/17

Elite Brands, a national sales and marketing agency focused on distinctive wines, announced its selection by Spring Mountain Vineyard to manage national sales and distribution. Elite Brands will develop and expand Spring Mountain Vineyard's distribution, sharpening the competitive edge for this world-class winery.

03/10/17

According to TWE Chief Executive Officer Michael Clarke, central to the Company's approach is embedding greater sustainability, discipline and balance across all four regional business models as well as strengthening its brand portfolio, with diversified sourcing to meet global demand.

03/10/17

Grapegrowers hear from experts about playing up the valley's assets

03/10/17

Despite a chronic shortage of housing, Napa Valley treats its farmworkers better than most of the US. But in a country that suddenly seems at war on immigrants, is that something the region should promote?

03/10/17

Oregon's best-selling wine brand, was awarded status as an M. Shanken Communications Impact Hot Brand based on 2016 performance. Impact confers the Hot Brand award to wine brands depleting more than 250,000 cases while growing either 15% or more in the last year, or 10% or more for three consecutive years.

03/10/17

The bill, sponsored by Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, was designed to give small wineries more opportunities to sell their wares.

03/10/17

Sonoma has 28 Type 02 "tasting rooms" around Sonoma Plaza, as well as some Type 41s and 42s. Here's a quick list, with out-of-Sonoma ownership indicated when applicable:

03/10/17

The new négociant house will begin selling wines this year; winemaker would not disclose why he split from his family

03/10/17

After all, the craft movement might have started out as a straightforward quest for really damn good beer, but over the years corporate mistrust and disdain for mainstream tastes have become so tightly woven into its identity that they often seem like defining characteristics.

03/10/17

The boutique vineyard and resort in one of the top wine capitals of the world now offers wine enthusiasts the opportunity to become winemakers in Mendoza, Argentina

03/10/17

WiVi Central Coast will take place Wednesday, March 15 at the Paso Robles Event Center

03/10/17

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter is pursuing federal disaster declarations to help farmers, ranchers and dairy producers

03/10/17

"We have events we do here for elected officials, nonprofits, foreign dignitaries, the World Bank, law firms," Gross said. "Those folks are now being courted to come and want to go there because they see it as advantageous to them to curry favor with the president."

03/10/17

Caroline Merrell, a WSU food science research assistant, is the instructor of the new lab, called Wine Sensory Evaluation (Food Science 401). Merrell said the course is designed to teach students how to pick up flavors in wine, as well as teach them what those different tastes and aromas mean.

03/10/17

The UK's beer, wine and spirits industries have responded with dismay after the government announced alcohol duty rates will rise with inflation.

03/10/17

On 200 acres of lush farmland, with 2,000 feet of shoreline on Okanagan Lake, sits the Stewart family homestead. "Growing up there was like endless summers," recalls Tony Stewart. "Only, during the day, they made us work."

03/10/17

The Umpqua Community College Board of Trustees on Wednesday approved the installation of an additional vineyard site on the west side of campus. Called the Charles William Memorial Vineyard, or Charley's Place, the new vineyard will consist of two plots, a 2-acre plot and a 1-acre plot, located about 100 feet behind the Ford Childhood Enrichment Center.

03/10/17

... arguing that his ownership of the Trump International Hotel is driving business to him and away from small restaurants like theirs

03/10/17

Lawmakers in Sacramento are trying again to save California consumers from sales taxes on diapers and tampons.

03/10/17

Human-designed organisms could produce drugs and vaccines, convert waste into energy or grow organs for human transplant operations

03/10/17

New figures from Vinexpo predict that wine sales in China will grow by 39.8% in the next three years, leading the country to become the world's second largest wine market after the US.