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Wednesday, December 13th

11/28/17

The state Supreme Court, overturning a lower court ruling, upheld a 2002 law that permits the state to order farmers and unions to reach binding contracts

11/28/17

In a victory for farm worker unions, the California Supreme Court on Monday upheld a state law requiring employers in a farm labor dispute to accept the terms of a contract ordered by a state mediator after negotiations fail to produce an agreement.

11/28/17

In addition to Perrotti-Brown's promotion, The Wine Advocate has also appointed wine writer William Kelley to cover the wines of Burgundy, Chablis, Beaujolais, California's Central Coast and Washington State from 1 January

11/28/17

Papa will lead the technical management of the company's entire product portfolio which spans 10,800 hectares in Chile, Argentina and the US

11/28/17

TricorBraun WinePak, North America's leading wine bottle distributor, has hired Mario Carofanello as a Packaging Consultant, according to Andrew Bottene, Senior Vice President at TricorBraun WinePak.

11/28/17

The list of top vineyard owners by planted acreage was compiled through public records, queries to vineyard owners and through our proprietary database. The top 100 vineyard owners account for roughly 28,000 of Napa's planted acres while approximately 1,300 growers in Napa Valley farm 1 acre of grapes or more, according to the Napa Valley Grapegrowers.

11/28/17

- Report Highlights Giving and Employee Volunteerism Across the Company's North American Footprint -

11/28/17

Managers take a stand against workplace harassment with staff training programs and zero-tolerance policies

11/28/17

With funding from Wine Australia, a team of scientists from the ARC Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology at the University of Adelaide and CSIRO Agriculture and Food identified genes expressed in grapevine roots that limit the amount of sodium -- a key component of salt -- that reaches berries and leaves. The research has been published in the journal New Phytologist

11/28/17

Entrepreneurs want to buy land from the city of Baraboo and build a winery on it.

11/28/17

It's the world's first of its kind, bears sweet, fruity notes and is good for your health.

11/28/17

Ahead of Lafite's pending release of its first Chinese wine made in China's eastern Shandodng province, CITIC Group, Domaines Barons de Rothschild's partner in the Chinese project, is selling all of its 30% stake in the winery for RMB 32.56 million (US$4.93 million)

11/28/17

Victims of the destructive wildfires that wrought widespread havoc on Northern California last month have two more weeks to apply for federal disaster assistance, a step thousands of people have already taken and one that local officials still encourage remaining fire survivors to move forward with, regardless of how much insurance they may have

11/28/17

He retests a revolutionary wine accessory, this time following the actual instructions.

11/28/17

Despite its red tape and costly price tag, the H-2A visa program has become a popular labor source in Florida because it represents a place where specialty crop growers can find a legal and reliable workforce. In fact, Florida is now the No. 1 user of the program in the country

11/28/17

Bryant shares his journey on the road to winemaker and the passions that influence how he crafts his wines

11/28/17

Cabernet Sauvignon has firmly dethroned Riesling in Washington state, according to the latest vineyard census the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service (USDA-NASS) conducted of vineyards of an acre or more

11/28/17

The vineyard owner, Momtazi Family LLC, claims marijuana odors would damage wine grapes with "foul-smelling particles."

11/28/17

... has unveiled new tools and features allowing Makers to make direct connections with buyers from within the LibDib platform

11/28/17

On Michelangelo, minimalism, and the best food in the world.

11/28/17

In the world of wine, 2017 has given us more than ample opportunity to assess our roles and priorities