SHEEP GRAZING IN LODI VINEYARDS – VIDEO PREMIERE

SHEEP GRAZING IN LODI VINEYARDS – VIDEO PREMIERE

MONDAY, JANUARY 17, 2022.  BY LODI WINEGRAPE COMMISSION. This morning, the LODI RULES Committee of the Lodi Winegrape Commission hosted their annual LODI RULES Year-End Recap Event. The LODI RULES Community – growers, vintners, supporters, & leaders – gathers...
70th ANNUAL LODI GRAPE DAY AGENDA ANNOUNCED

70th ANNUAL LODI GRAPE DAY AGENDA ANNOUNCED

JANUARY 10, 2022.  BY LODI WINEGRAPE COMMISSION. Please join the Lodi Winegrape Commission on Tuesday, February 1st for the 70th Annual Lodi Grape Day celebration! Lodi Grape Day is hosted by University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) and the Lodi Chamber...
THE VINEYARD TEAM’S TOP PODCASTS OF 2021

THE VINEYARD TEAM’S TOP PODCASTS OF 2021

MONDAY, DECEMBER 27, 2021.  BY THE VINEYARD TEAM. The Vineyard Team’s Sustainable Winegrowing podcast brings you the latest in science and research for the wine industry. This popular, on-the-go, sustainable farming educational resource provides in-depth...
SAVING OLD VINE CARIGNAN AT NICOLINI RANCH

SAVING OLD VINE CARIGNAN AT NICOLINI RANCH

DECEMBER 13, 2021.  BY JEFF BURROWS, FOOD WINE CLICK! This article was originally submitted as an entry in the Jancis Robinson annual wine writing competition and was posted here with written permission from the author. All views belong to the author. Old vines...
KAY CRUZ OF XERCES HONORED WITH BEELER AWARD

KAY CRUZ OF XERCES HONORED WITH BEELER AWARD

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2021.  BY LOWER MOKELUMNE RIVER WATERSHED. Jessa Kay Cruz, Senior Pollinator Conservation Specialist with The Xerces Society, was awarded the 2021 Frank R. Beeler Watershed Stewardship Award. Ms. Kay Cruz was nominated by Dr. Stephanie Bolton,...
2022 GREEN MEDAL AWARDS for SUSTAINABILITY NOW OPEN!

2022 GREEN MEDAL AWARDS for SUSTAINABILITY NOW OPEN!

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2021.  BY WINE INSTITUTE. California vineyards and wineries are encouraged to apply for the 8th Annual Green Medal Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards, with applications now being accepted at greenmedal.org. ABOUT CALIFORNIA GREEN MEDAL...
POST-HARVEST SHUT DOWN | 10.28.21

POST-HARVEST SHUT DOWN | 10.28.21

It’s imperative to help grapevines shut down for the winter, which can mean some irrigation during a drought year. In this workshop, we discussed post-harvest practices for young, mature, and historic vineyards – with further clarified advice depending on whether the...
VARIETY FOCUS: PINOT VARIETIES

VARIETY FOCUS: PINOT VARIETIES

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2021.  BY STAN GRANT, VITICULTURIST. Pinot noir is the grape of Burgundy, which is among the most revered red wines in the world. Pinot noir is also a very old grape variety. In fact, Roman writings suggest Pinot noir was already cultivated in Gaul...
KAREN ROSS TO SPEAK AT LWC 30th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

KAREN ROSS TO SPEAK AT LWC 30th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

MONDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2021.  BY LODI WINEGRAPE COMMISSION. PLEASE JOIN US in celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Lodi Winegrape Commission and honoring the accomplishments of its dedicated winegrowers and wine community on Wednesday, November 17, from 5:00 to 7:30pm...