WIN  |  WIN Jobs  |  WIN Data  |  WIN Expo  |  Wine & Weed  |  3TierWine
Facebook  Twitter  Linked In  You Tube  GooglePlus  Pinterest

Tag: California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance

California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance Receives Drinks Business 2018 Green Award

California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance Receives Drinks Business 2018 Green Award

SAN FRANCISCO — CSWA is the winner of a 2018 Green Award, the Amorim Sustainability Award for a Generic Organization, given by The Drinks Business, an industry trade publication based in London. This award recognizes the efforts made by an organization to employ the most efficient and effective sustainable practices in their business with clear […]

By November 19, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Fifth Annual California Green Medal: Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards

Fifth Annual California Green Medal: Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards

SAN FRANCISCO — California vineyards and wineries are encouraged to apply for the 2019 California Green Medal: Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards. Applications are now being accepted at www.greenmedal.org. The California Green Medal is presented by California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA), California Association of Winegrape Growers, Wine Institute, Lodi Winegrape Commission, Napa Valley Vintners, Sonoma County Winegrowers and […]

By November 5, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Afternoon Brief, January 25

Afternoon Brief, January 25

Subscribe to the Afternoon Brief   Trending Story: 2017 Wine Auction Totals Exceed $371 Million The growing U.S. economy and a surging stock market that seems to be setting new highs every week are making wine collectors bullish. In 2017, worldwide wine-auction totals (culled from sales conducted in the U.S., U.K. and Hong Kong markets, […]

By January 25, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
First Annual Certified Sustainable Report Released by California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance Highlights Growth and Adoption

First Annual Certified Sustainable Report Released by California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance Highlights Growth and Adoption

SAN FRANCISCO — The California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA) has released its first annual CERTIFIED SUSTAINABLE Report, highlighting the accomplishments of the 127 wineries and 1099 vineyards in California that are Certified California Sustainable Winegrowing (CERTIFIED SUSTAINABLE). In 2017, the certification program saw a 46% growth in the number of certified vineyards and 20% growth […]

By January 25, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Vintner Kathryn Hall Elected to California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance Board of Directors

Vintner Kathryn Hall Elected to California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance Board of Directors

(ST. HELENA, CALIFORNIA – December 28, 2017) – The California Wine Institute unanimously elected Vintner Kathryn Hall to the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA) Board of Directors effective December 2017. The CSWA Board of Directors is made up of winegrowers representing both vineyards and wineries. CSWA is a nonprofit organization incorporated in 2003 by The […]

By December 28, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
New On-Product California Certified Sustainable Logo Available

New On-Product California Certified Sustainable Logo Available

New Logo Available as Participation Grows In 2010, the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA) launched CERTIFIED SUSTAINABLE, a certification option for growers and vintners providing independent third-party verification of practices. The certification program, developed over a three-year period with industry and stakeholder input, verifies that stringent vineyard and winery requirements such as soil health, water, […]

Third Annual California Green Medal Awards Announced: Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards

Third Annual California Green Medal Awards Announced: Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards

SAN FRANCISCO — The California Green Medal recipients have been announced for the third annual Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards. The California Green Medal recognizes the leadership of wineries and vineyards committed to sustainability and is presented by the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance, California Association of Winegrape Growers, Wine Institute, Lodi Winegrape Commission, Napa Valley Vintners, […]

By April 6, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Steve Lohr Elected Board Chairman of The California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance

Steve Lohr Elected Board Chairman of The California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance

SAN FRANCISCO—The California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA) has announced new officers for its board of directors. Steve Lohr of J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines is CSWA’s new chairman, with Aaron Lange of LangeTwins Family Winery & Vineyards as vice chair; Cheryl Murphy Durzy of Clos LaChance Winery, secretary; and Mike Boer of Stipp Ranch, treasurer. […]

By November 21, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Afternoon Brief, November 15

Afternoon Brief, November 15

Opportunity Knocks: Challenges for Winery Associations: Regardless of the size of a winegrowing region or the number of wineries or vineyards in it, the biggest challenge is continuing to attract visitors in an ever-evolving marketplace…

By November 15, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA) Receives Drinks Business 2016 Green Award

California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA) Receives Drinks Business 2016 Green Award

SAN FRANCISCO — CSWA is the winner of the 2016 Green Award, the Amorim Sustainability Award for a Generic Organization, given by The Drinks Business, an industry trade publication based in London. The publication judges lauded CSWA for building on nearly 15 years of accomplishments in promoting sustainable winegrowing and winemaking practices throughout California. Among […]

By November 15, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Second Annual California Green Medal: Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards Announced

Second Annual California Green Medal: Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards Announced

SAN FRANCISCO — Recipients of the second annual California Green Medal: Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards were announced and honored at a lunch reception and ceremony April 20 in Sacramento. The California Green Medal, developed to showcase leading wineries and vineyards committed to sustainability, is presented by the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance, the California Association of […]

By April 21, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Second Annual California Green Medal: Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards

Second Annual California Green Medal: Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards

SAN FRANCISCO — California vineyards and wineries are encouraged to apply for the 2016 California Green Medal: Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards. Applications are now being accepted at www.greenmedal.org. The California Green Medal is presented by California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance, California Association of Winegrape Growers, Wine Institute, Lodi Winegrape Commission, Napa Valley Vintners, Sonoma County Winegrowers and The […]

By November 16, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Ferrari-Carano Becomes a Certified California Sustainable Vineyard

Ferrari-Carano Becomes a Certified California Sustainable Vineyard

Famed Sonoma County-based winery’s 24 northern California vineyards earn California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA) certification June 30, 2015; (HEALDSBURG, Calif.)—Ferrari-Carano is now a Certified California Sustainable Vineyard, recognized by the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA) for their numerous efforts to preserve the land for future generations while producing memorable wines of outstanding quality. The certification […]

The Hess Collection Winery Adds 2,200 Solar Panels; SolarCraft Power System Provides Nearly 100% of Winery Needs

The Hess Collection Winery Adds 2,200 Solar Panels; SolarCraft Power System Provides Nearly 100% of Winery Needs

Napa, Calif. (May 8, 2014) ─The Hess Collection Napa Green-certified winery and distribution warehouse in American Canyon where Hess Select wines are produced has added a new roof-mounted solar power system which will provide nearly all the energy needs of the winery. SolarCraft, based in Novato and Sonoma, designed and installed the 649 kW array […]

Afternoon Brief, March 17

Afternoon Brief, March 17

Trending Story: French Wine Militia Renews Attacks Militant winemakers in the south of France appear to have been involved in the destruction of two telephone exchanges near the city of Toulouse… Today’s News How to Repurpose Every Piece of Content You Produce and Make Your Marketing Budget Stretch Further One way to do this is […]