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Afternoon Brief, August 30

Afternoon Brief, August 30

Package Redesign Flipped Double Digit Decline to Growth: To say Cline Cellars Marketing Director Christine Lilienthal is thrilled about the new label design and packaging for the winerys core Lodi Zinfandel would be an understatement. Her collaboration with Affinity Creative Group in repackaging this nationally distributed wine has meant…

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Lake County Added to California Wildfire Major Disaster Declaration, Federal Assistance Available to Eligible Individuals, Business Owners

Lake County Added to California Wildfire Major Disaster Declaration, Federal Assistance Available to Eligible Individuals, Business Owners

Sacramento, Calif. — Residents and business owners in Lake County who suffered damage or losses from the recent wildfires can now register for disaster assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The amendment to the presidential disaster declaration of Aug. 4, 2018, made at the request of Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr., now makes federal assistance […]

Afternoon Brief, July 30

Afternoon Brief, July 30

Carriers Trashing Wine Shipments
Some shipments of wine from New York are being confiscated and destroyed…

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FEMA Fire Management Assistance Granted for Ranch Fire, River and Ranch Now Mendocino Complex Fire

FEMA Fire Management Assistance Granted for Ranch Fire, River and Ranch Now Mendocino Complex Fire

OAKLAND, Calif. — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to assist the State of California to combat the Ranch Fire burning in Mendocino and Lake Counties. The state has requested that the River and Ranch Fires be combined under one grant for what […]

Nearly $2 Billion Now Available for Eligible Producers Affected by 2017 Hurricanes and Wildfires

Nearly $2 Billion Now Available for Eligible Producers Affected by 2017 Hurricanes and Wildfires

WASHINGTON, July 16, 2018 – Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue today announced that agricultural producers affected by hurricanes and wildfires in 2017 now may apply for assistance to help recover and rebuild their farming operations. Signup begins July 16, 2018, and continues through November 16, 2018. “Hurricanes and wildfires caused billions of dollars in losses to America’s […]

FEMA Fire Management Assistance Granted for Pawnee Fire

FEMA Fire Management Assistance Granted for Pawnee Fire

OAKLAND, Calif. — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to assist the State of California to combat the Pawnee Fire burning in Lake County. On June 24, 2018, the State of California submitted a request for a Fire Management Assistance Declaration for the […]

5 Steps Businesses Can Take to Prepare for Wildfire Season

5 Steps Businesses Can Take to Prepare for Wildfire Season

As with any extreme weather event, wildfires have the potential to devastate businesses caught in the turmoil. But, like any other event, proper planning can mean the difference between business-as-usual and bust.

Delicato Family Vineyards Has Donated $40,000 to Help Fire Victims

Delicato Family Vineyards Has Donated $40,000 to Help Fire Victims

Restaurant Workers Have Reported a Lack of Diners, Reduced Shifts and Fewer Tips SACRAMENTO – Delicato Family Vineyards has donated $40,000 to Restaurants Care™ to support restaurant workers affected by the Thomas Fire in Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties and the Wine Country fires in Napa and Sonoma Counties. This generous donation means grants will […]

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Santa Barbara Vintners Foundation Raises Funds for Thomas Fire Relief

Santa Barbara Vintners Foundation Raises Funds for Thomas Fire Relief

BUELLTON, CA.– The Santa Barbara Vintners Foundation is asking the local winemaking community and supporters to fund a campaign which will contribute aid to local agencies working to provide relief to the thousands who have been displaced due to the Thomas fire. The Thomas fire, which has impacted residents in both Ventura and Santa Barbara […]

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Napa Valley Grapegrowers Lend Support to Ventura County Agricultural Community During the Fires

Napa Valley Grapegrowers Lend Support to Ventura County Agricultural Community During the Fires

Napa, CA (December 6, 2017) – Recognizing the fear and displacement that so many Napa County landowners and residents experienced just 2 months ago, Napa Valley Grapegrowers (NVG) today extended a helping hand to its fellow farmers in Ventura County, who are currently battling the uncontained and growing Thomas, Creek, Rye, and Skirball fires.  NVG […]

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For the Love of Sonoma Benefit Concert Raises over $230,000 for North Bay Fire Relief Fund & Noma Gives

For the Love of Sonoma Benefit Concert Raises over $230,000 for North Bay Fire Relief Fund & Noma Gives

Counting Crows Headline Sold Out Fundraiser Hosted by The Family Coppola, BottleRock Presents and Sonoma State University’s Green Music Center GEYSERVILLE, Calif. (Nov. 27, 2017) The Family Coppola, in partnership with BottleRock Presents and Sonoma State University’s Green Music Center, hosted a North Bay fire relief benefit concert in Weill Hall at the Green Music Center in Rohnert […]

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Wine & Weed a Tale of Two Industries’ Road to Recovery

Wine & Weed a Tale of Two Industries’ Road to Recovery

By Shwa Laytart The October 2017 fires in Northern California will go down in history as the most destructive fires that California has seen. A fire practically the size of San Francisco, Oakland, Sacramento, and Fresno, combined. More than 8,400 structures were destroyed, leaving behind nothing more than ash, molten automobiles and lifetimes of memories. […]

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The Many Blessings of Napa’s Atlas Peak Fire

The Many Blessings of Napa’s Atlas Peak Fire

For the Sill Family which has operated a vineyard in the Napa Valley for over 20 years, the tragic fires that hit them in early October could never have been imagined.

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Landmark Vineyards Donates $100,000 to Wildfire Relief

Landmark Vineyards Donates $100,000 to Wildfire Relief

We are grateful that our Landmark Vineyards Sonoma Valley and Russian River Valley properties did not experience damage due to the recent fires, which has allowed us to open our doors to visitors at both locations. To help the members of our community who were impacted or suffered losses during this tragedy, we are donating $100,000 to […]

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Counting Crows to Headline “For the Love of Sonoma” North Bay Fire Relief Benefit Concert – November 18

Counting Crows to Headline “For the Love of Sonoma” North Bay Fire Relief Benefit Concert – November 18

The Family Coppola in Partnership with BottleRock Presents and Sonoma State University’s Green Music Center will host a Fundraising Concert with Proceeds Benefiting North Bay Fire Relief Fund & Noma Gives Tickets on Sale Thursday, November 2 at 10 a.m. PDT GEYSERVILLE, CA (November 1, 2017) The Family Coppola in partnership with BottleRock Presents and […]

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