Home Afternoon Brief Afternoon Brief Afternoon Brief, May 7 By Editor - May 7, 2015 0 0 Advertisement Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief Trending Story: Auction Napa Valley 2015 Wine Lot Offerings Now Available for Preview For wine lovers around the globe who are not able to attend, the nearly 200 E-Auction lots are a treasure trove featuring many one-of-a-kind and older vintage wines and collections often not available to the public… Today’s News: Farming Drones Approved By FAA After Testing In California’s Wine Country Drones have been given the green light to take over crop dusting duties from airplanes in California… Imported Wine Posts Another Decline In The U.S., But High End Shows Promise For the sixth time in seven years table wine imports contracted, but the U.S. remains a key destination for most wine exporters, especially given the country’s recent emergence as the number-one wine-consuming nation in the world… Bordeaux wine scam suspects arrested Three suspects posing as clients looking to buy wine for weddings wrote fraudulent cheques for an estimated 68,000 euros at chateaux and co-operative cellars across Bordeaux… Virus Threat, Trends and Pre-Plant Vineyard Strategy Topics to be covered at 20th Annual Vineyard Economics Seminar Vineyard mechanization can help improve grape quality Multinational research team finds that a glass of red wine a day is good for people with diabetes Napa Planners say unauthorized winery cave portal must go Strong dollar is no buzz kill for Constellation Brands Nevada wine bill gets complicated in Legislature Americans are turning their backs on ‘skinny wine’ Research aims to aid Virginia grape production Putin Bottles Patriotism as Black Sea Wine Trumps Burgundy China to dominate world wine consumption; Australia has most to gain The world’s biggest wine producers WIN Jobs: Tasting Room Lead Andretti Winery Napa Valley (Napa, CA) Harvest Cellar – Sutter Home Winery Trinchero Family Estates (Northern California) Winery Lab Technician Sonoma Wine Company (Northern California) More wine industry jobs… Vineyard & Winery: Tesla Destination Charging Now Offered as New Amenity for Guests at Hall Winery Jackson Family Wines plugs in giant Tesla battery system Diageo selling off Blossom Hill? Charles Krug Winery Hosts Complimentary Tasting with the Model Bakery Gloria Ferrer Visitor Center Remodel: The Final Days Spotlight on Fetzer Winery Robert Mondavi Winery: An American Icon Approaches 50 Chateau Chantal in Traverse City Installs Solar Array Dominus Estate Unveils New Napanook Label Saviah Cellars rises to top in Walla Walla Valley Old Town Temecula becomes an attraction for wine lovers Margaret River winemaker buys vineyard through crowdfunding Hall Celebrates Dad with a Release of 2012 ‘Jack’s Masterpiece’ on Father’s Day Rutherford’s S.R. Tonella Cellars releases sauvignon blanc World’s Most Extravagant Wineries Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief Advertisement RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Afternoon Brief Afternoon Brief, March 22 Afternoon Brief Afternoon Brief, March 21 Afternoon Brief Afternoon Brief, March 20 LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.