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  • World-Renowned Researcher in Grapevine Physiology Makes Special Appearance in Napa

    Posted in Press Releases on Mar 24, 2016

    NAPA, CA (March 24, 2016) – On Wednesday April 13, the Napa Valley Grapegrowers will have the honor of introducing one of the most recognized experts on grapevine physiology, Dr. Markus Keller, Professor of Viticulture at Washington State University, at the Sustainable Vineyard Practices Series (“SVP”).

  • 2016 Bud Break – Napa Valley Growing Season Begins

    Posted in Press Releases on Feb 26, 2016

    Napa, CA (February 26, 2016) – With the combination of warm temperatures and relatively little recent rain, bud break has begun in Napa Valley, marking the beginning of the winegrape growing season.

  • NVG Enlists Top Researchers To Address The Current Situation with Pierce's Disease, Powdery Mildew and Trunk Diseases

    Posted in Press Releases on Feb 18, 2016

    NAPA, CA (February 18, 2016) – On Wednesday March 2, the Napa Valley Grapegrowers continues the three-part Sustainable Vineyard Practices Series (“SVP”). This session brings the top minds in research to Napa, where they’ll deliver practical tools and information, giving vineyard owners and managers what they need to protect their investment and bring heightened quality to their winegrapes.

  • Keeping Napa Valley at the Forefront of Sustainable Vineyard Practices and Wine Quality

    Posted in Press Releases on Feb 09, 2016

    NAPA, CA (February 9, 2016) – This Thursday, February 11, the Napa Valley Grapegrowers will kick-off the three-part Sustainable Vineyard Practices Series (“SVP”), providing grapegrowers and industry professionals with the tools and practices they’ll need to navigate the 2016 growing season and avoid any pitfalls that Mother Nature, plant material, or the regulators may throw their way!

  • Sunny Skies and Record Attendance at the 15th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest

    Posted in Press Releases on Feb 04, 2016

    NAPA, CA (February 4, 2016) – Under beautiful sunny skies, the Napa Valley Grapegrowers’ (NVG) Farmworker Foundation held its 15th Annual Napa County Pruning Contest. The industry’s best vineyard workers challenged each other’s art, skill, and speed at pruning Napa Valley vineyards. 85 men participated in the men’s division and 13 women competed in the women’s division.