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19th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest


Location:

Beringer Vineyard's Gamble Ranch, 1299 State Lane, Yountville

Schedule:

02/08/2020
9:00am - 1:00pm

Overview:

All Napa Valley farmworkers are invited to participate in the 19th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest! The Pruning Contest was created to recognize Napa’s farmworkers and let the world know how important they are to the quality reputation of Napa Valley vineyards. Winners will again take home: cash; top-of-the-line vineyard tools; and many other prizes. The top pruners of each division also receive the coveted Pruning Contest champion belt buckle, designed especially for the occasion by Max Lang Custom Buckles.

We have enhanced this important industry event by inviting families to attend to cheer on the contestants.  The contest will also feature local community organizations focused on agricultural education, taco lunch, kids’ activities, live radio broadcast, and more!


Congratulations to our Winners

1st

Men's Division: Manuel Relles, Jospeh Phelps Vineyards

Women's Division: Carina de la Cruz, Renteria Vineyard Management

2nd

Men's Division: Isaac Gutierrez, Beckstoffer Vineyards

Women's Division: Idilberta Merino, Walsh Vineyard Management

3rd

Men's Division: Rene Alejo, FARM Napa Valley

Women's Division: Cecilia Avina, Silverado Farming Company

4th 

Men's Division: Narcizo Maciel-Flores, Beckstoffer Vineyards

Women's Division: Fabiola Rojas, #1 Vineyard Management


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Sponsors


A & J Vineyard Supply Inc.

Behrens Family Winery

Brotemarkle, Davis & Co. LLP

Copper Cane Wines and Provisions

Diamond Mountain Vineyard

Elizabeth Spencer Wines

Emerson Day Vineyard

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Gonzalez Vineyard Management

Green Valley Tractor Inc.

Hudson Vineyards

Ilsley Vineyards

Jaguar F. L. C. Inc.

Komes & Garvey Ranches

Lampyridae Vineyards

Michael Wolf Vineyard Services Inc.

Moulds Family Vineyard

Nemerever Vineyards

Novavine Grapevine Nursery

PYGAR USA Inc. / FELCO

Renteria Vineyard Management

Rudd Wines Inc.

Taddei Vineyards

Treasury Wine Estates

Vineyard Industry Products Co.

Walsh Vineyards Management

Wyatt Irrigation Company

Central Valley