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Napa Valley Grapegrowers Provide Erosion Control Support and Complimentary Materials to Napa County Residents and Business Owners

Napa Valley Grapegrowers Provide Erosion Control Support and Complimentary Materials to Napa County Residents and Business Owners

Napa, CA (November 21, 2017) – Napa Valley Grapegrowers (NVG) announces its Erosion Control Community Fair taking place on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 from 8 am to 10 am at the Napa Valley Expo – Third Street Entrance. Complimentary erosion control materials, such as mulch, straw wattles, native and sterile seed mixes, and gloves will […]

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Napa Growers Employ Best Practices for Working in Smoky Conditions

Napa Growers Employ Best Practices for Working in Smoky Conditions

Below is a summary of guidelines and protocol provided by Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the Napa County Ag Commissioner, and Napa County Public Health. Napa growers are committed to following these guidelines and are proactively accommodating individual employee needs to ensure their safety, health, and well-being. Some growers are completing their 2017 harvest. Prior to […]

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Napa Growers Respond to Tubbs, Atlas Peak, and Partrick Fires

Napa Growers Respond to Tubbs, Atlas Peak, and Partrick Fires

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 (Napa, CA) – On the night of October 8, the Napa Valley Grapegrowers (NVG) began receiving reports of fires spreading throughout the county, stoked by high winds, ample dry fuel loads, and low humidity. Growers have halted harvest activities at this time and are focusing efforts on safety and providing support […]

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2017 Napa Valley Harvest Press Conference, Livestreaming on Tuesday, 9/26 at 9 AM

2017 Napa Valley Harvest Press Conference, Livestreaming on Tuesday, 9/26 at 9 AM

You’ve got questions. We have answers! Tune In to Watch the 2017 Harvest Press Conference NAPA, CA (September 21, 2017) – On Tuesday, September 26, ,2017 at 9:00 a.m. (PDT), the Napa Valley Grapegrowers (NVG) will host the 2017 Napa Valley Harvest Press Conference featuring a panel of industry experts, including: Meaghan Becker, General Manager at […]

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Napa Valley Grapegrowers’ 2017 Harvest STOMP Celebrates 10 Years of Record-Breaking Success

Napa Valley Grapegrowers’ 2017 Harvest STOMP Celebrates 10 Years of Record-Breaking Success

NAPA, CA (August 31, 2017) – On Saturday, August 26, the Napa Valley Grapegrowers (NVG) celebrated its 10th annual Harvest STOMP with a sold-out crowd of 610 guests, who raised a record-breaking $1.98 million dollars net, a 2,131% increase over the first STOMP.  This year’s event was hosted by Round Pond proprietors Ryan and Miles […]

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Napa Valley’s 2017 Grape Harvest Gaining Momentum

Napa Valley’s 2017 Grape Harvest Gaining Momentum

Mother Nature has delivered the perfect balance of winter rain and warm summer sunshine 8/22/2017 – Napa Valley, CA – The 2017 Napa Valley winegrape harvest has begun in earnest, the Napa Valley Grapegrowers and Napa Valley Vintners associations announced in a joint statement today. Wine lovers everywhere can follow along as the 2017 vintage […]

2017 Napa Valley Grower of the Year Announced: Ted Hall of Long Meadow Ranch

2017 Napa Valley Grower of the Year Announced: Ted Hall of Long Meadow Ranch

NAPA, CA (March 29, 2017) – Rutherford grower Ted Hall of Long Meadow Ranch has been named the 2017 Napa Valley Grower of the Year.  Hall will be honored for his contributions to the Napa Valley wine industry and the community on May 12 at the Napa Valley Grapegrowers 42nd Annual Dinner. Photo by Malt […]

Leading Economists, Authors and Strategists Gather for Ahead of the Curve 2017 to Examine the Napa Brand

Leading Economists, Authors and Strategists Gather for Ahead of the Curve 2017 to Examine the Napa Brand

NAPA, CA (March 6, 2017) – On Wednesday, March 8, the Napa Valley Grapegrowers will present Ahead of the Curve 2017: The Big Brand Called Napa Valley. This half-day symposium and luncheon offers a rare opportunity to hear from top experts in their field as they explore the vineyard’s role in promoting the Napa Valley […]

Strong Turnout for 16th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest Despite Heavy Rain

Strong Turnout for 16th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest Despite Heavy Rain

NAPA, CA (February 9, 2017) – Despite heavy rain and muddy vineyard rows, the Napa Valley Grapegrowers’ (NVG) and Napa Valley Farmworker Foundation held its 16th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest at Beringer’s Gamble Ranch Vineyard Wednesday.  86 men and 18 women competed. “These are the finest pruners Napa Valley has to offer.  Participants come […]

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Rain Date Announced for the 16th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest

Rain Date Announced for the 16th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest

NAPA, CA (February 2, 2017) – The Napa Valley Grapegrowers (NVG) and the Napa Valley Farmworker Foundation have announced a rain date for the 16th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest.  Originally set for this Saturday, February 4, 2017, the event will now take place on Wednesday, February 8, 2017.  This event recognizes the importance of […]

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16th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest February 4

16th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest February 4

NAPA, CA (January 30, 2017) – The Napa Valley Grapegrowers (NVG) and the Napa Valley Farmworker Foundation will host the 16th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest this Saturday, February 4, 2017.  This event recognizes the importance of farmworkers and in 2017, makes history by including family activities, community resources, educational opportunities for farmworkers, and a […]

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Afternoon Brief, October 19

Afternoon Brief, October 19

Charles Smith Reshapes Washington Wine Industry: When Charles Smith makes a move, the earth moves. On Monday, a big “crack” was heard throughout the Washington wine industry when it was announced that Smith had sold his eponymous wine brand to mega-giant Constellation Brands for a reported $120 million…

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Upcoming Rootstock 2016 Presented by Napa Valley Grapegrowers

Upcoming Rootstock 2016 Presented by Napa Valley Grapegrowers

NAPA, CA (October 17, 2016) – ROOTSTOCK 2016 will take place on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at the Napa Expo. The only event of its kind focused on connecting vineyard practices to wine quality, ROOTSTOCK provides educational opportunities for everyone in the wine industry by presenting high-level, provocative seminars, exhibits, outdoor demonstrations, vineyard & wine […]

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Napa Valley 2016 Harvest Wraps Up Right Before Region’s First Storm

Napa Valley 2016 Harvest Wraps Up Right Before Region’s First Storm

Napa, CA – October 12, 2016 – The 2016 Napa Valley Winegrape Harvest is officially “in” this week, just as the season’s first storm heads towards Napa Valley. The current forecast calls for up to 3” of rain throughout Napa County, beginning on Thursday, October 13.   While many growers hustled to bring any remaining fruit in, […]

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Afternoon Brief, October 6

Afternoon Brief, October 6

Constellation Puts Canadian Wine Business Up for Sale: Constellation Brands has put its Canadian wine business on the block, and it’s likely to fetch more than $1 billion…

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