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2018 Organic Winegrowing Conference


Spottswoode, CADE Estate, Frog's Leap Winery, Wheeler Farms


8:00am - 4:00pm


The only event of its kind in the industry, NVG’s Organic Winegrowing Conference offers the wine industry first-hand insight from and networking opportunities with industry leaders in organic and sustainable farming. Respected voices in research join forces with industry names synonymous with pioneering organic winegrowing to provide comprehensive insight and support on the details of organic and sustainable farming practices and increasing wine quality.

The 2018 Organic Winegrowing Conference will kick-off the day with a special keynote presentation at Spottswoode Estate Vineyard & Winery.  Attendees will then be divided into 3 groups and rotate through 3 distinctive vineyard site visits.  There, presenters will discuss their unique farming challenges and how they combat them, composting, why they farm organically, and much more.  The conference will conclude at Spottswoode with a wine reception and opportunity to network and continue the day's discussions with presenters.

Site Locations:

  • CADE Estate
  • Frog's Leap Winery
  • Wheeler Farms

*Breakfast, lunch, and transportation provided.

Agenda Coming Soon!

This program is partially funded by the USDA Risk Management Education Partnerships Program Grant