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December 2018 Newsletter

LCWC conducts smoke impact sensory tasting. Lower farming risk with crop insurance. Guenoc Valley AVA. Successful Lake and Mendocino IPM seminar.

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November 2018 Newsletter

The Master Vigneron Academy® (MVA) graduated its 7th class. Update on 2 proposed AVAs in Lake County. Learn more about the Kelsey Bench AVA.

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October 2018 Newsletter

LCWC continues research project to understand effect of smoke on grapes and wines. Important wine competitions open. Upcoming events for growers.

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September 2018 Newsletter

LCWC collaborates on research project; winegrape growers and vintners invited to participate. Wines poured at TEXSOM. Sauvignon Blanc Experience videos.

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June 29, 2018 Newsletter

New website provides educational resource on Lake County Wine. Now available: irrigation distribution uniformity test kits. And more.

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June 1, 2018 Newsletter

Sauvignon Blanc Symposium presentations now online. Press Release: "Sauvignon Blanc Experience Attracts Attention of the Wine Industry." "The Savvy Lake," by Alder Yarrow.

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March 2018 Newsletter

Early-bird tickets for Sauvignon Blanc Experince. Volcanic wines event includes Lake County wines. Ballots due March 31.

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February 2018 Newsletter

The February issue of the grower newsletter is dedicated to the 2018 Sauvignon Blanc Experience, which takes place May 4 – 5 in Kelseyville, Calif.

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December 2017 Newsletter

Lake County wines poured at Chicago LuxHome event. Looking for a holiday gift? Congratulations to Master Vigneron AcademySM class of 2017. Lake County wines in the news.

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November 2017 Newsletter

"This region is just beginning to rumble, and forward-thinking sommeliers everywhere would be wise to take heed!" - The SOMM Journal. Plus: WIN Expo, IPM seminar, and wines in the news.

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September 2017 Newsletter

Dancing Crow Sauvignon Blanc is featured at Whole Foods. LCWC thanks Bill Brunetti for his service. Meet Peter Dodson. MS Robert Bath Presents Lake County at San Diego SommCon.

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June 2017 Newsletter

Somms from major restaurants in Chicago, Seattle, Las Vegas, New York City, Los Angeles, and the Bay Area visit Lake County. Also: Wines in the News, Master Vigneron Academy, Grower Spotlights, more.

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May 2017 Newsletter

Check out the videos from Momentum 2017. Lake County capitalizes on volcanic wines. Winemakers in Lake County bring home gold. Stories on Elk Mountain Vineyard, Belkorp AG, and the Ciatti Company.

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March 2017 Newsletter

LCWC Board election ballots due March 31. Several Lake County wines score 90+. Ag Commissioner sets traps for European Grapevine Moth and Vine Mealybug. Discount for Wines & Vines oak conference.

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February 2017 Newsletter

Lake County wines in the news. New map of Lake County, suitable for framing. Lake County has strong presence at 2017 Unified. Virginia Creeper Leafhopper Project Recognized with IPM Award.

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January 2017 Newsletter

2016 was an outstanding year for Lake County wines. CDFA and USDA host summit on healthy soils. Registration is open for Momentum 2017. Precision Wireless improves communications for Lake County customers.

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December 2016 Newsletter

Distinguished Speaker Series features Master Sommelier Robert Bath. Viticulture practices taught at Mendocino College. Allied Grape Growers helps growers get a fair deal. Save the date for Momentum 2017.

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November 30, 2016 Newsletter

Congratulations to the Master Vigneron Academy class of 2016. Marymount California University Distinguished Speaker Series concludes on December 1. Redwood Valley Cellars provides custom crush. LCWC commemorates 25 years with Harvest Celebration.

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November 7, 2016 Newsletter

ROOTSTOCK takes place November 8 from 8 am to 3:30 pm at the Napa Exposition Fairgrounds. Attend the 2016 IPM Seminar, Friday, November 18. Growing and financing your wine business. Lake County wines in the news.

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October 2016 Newsletter

Marymount California University presents Distinguished Speaker Series. CDFA Secretary speaks at benefit dinner. WIN Expo offers discounts to growers. New Marketplace section. Much more.

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August 2016 Newsletter

Wines & Vines is hosting the 3rd annual Packaging Conference on August 17th in Yountville, CA. We wrap up the Risk Management workshop. Forbes calls Lake County, "California’s Next Big Wine Region."

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June 2016 Newsletter

Grant opportunity for irrigation-system projects. Tailgate meeting on Virginia Creeper Leafhopper research. Workshop on sustainability and risk management. Regional organic winegrowing conference. And more.

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April 2016 Newsletter

Momentum 2016 wrap up. Discount available for Wines & Vines Oak Conference. John Hathaway on the benefits of bats and owls.

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March 2016 Newsletter

Momentum 2016 announced. LCWC ballots for board election due. UCD offers V&E Extension program, and CWGGF offers scholarships to growers' children. Stories about two sponsors: Vintage Nurseries and PG&E.

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February 2016 Newsletter

Winegrape growers who want to serve on the LCWC Board need to complete a Declaration of Candidacy form. St. Helena Star reports on tasting of Lake County wines. LCWC pours at Unified. Charity Wine Auction announced.

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January 2016 Newsletter

Growers approve continuation of LCWC. Master Vigneron graduates 18. Harvest assessments due. Scholarships for growers' children. CAWG offers seminar on piece-rate legislation.

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Past Grower Newsletters

Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - November 2015
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - October 2015
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - September 2015
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - July 2015 (2nd Edition)
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - July 2015 (1st Edition)
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - June 2015
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - May 2015
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - April 2015
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - March 2015
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - December 2014
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - November 2014 (2nd Edition)
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - November 2014 (1st Edition)
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - October 2014
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - August 2014
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news -  July 2014
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - June 2014
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news -  May 2014
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - April 2014
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - March 2014
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - February 2014
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - January 2014
Lake County Winegrape Growers e-news - October 2013

Calendar of Events

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LCWC Board Meeting 4:00 pm
LCWC Board Meeting @ LCWC Office
Dec 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Agenda – LCWC Board Meeting, December 4, 2018
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North Coast Wine Industry Expo 9:00 am
North Coast Wine Industry Expo @ Sonoma County Fairgrounds
Dec 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
North Coast Wine Industry Expo @ Sonoma County Fairgrounds | Santa Rosa | California | United States
North Coast Wine Industry Expo Trade Show and Conference Expands The 7th Annual North Coast Wine Industry Expo (WIN Expo), the second largest wine industry trade show in North America, is scheduled to take place[...]
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2018 Annual Laws & Regulations Meetings 8:00 am
2018 Annual Laws & Regulations Meetings
Dec 10 @ 8:00 am
December 10 & 20 Continuing education credit is available. For more information, call the Lake County Agriculture Department at (707) 263-0217.
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