Master Vignerons

Congratulations to the men and women who have completed the Lake County Master Vigneron Academy® program.

Class of 2018

Master Vigneron Academy Class of 2018, Lake County, by Nathan DeHart

Tania Ayala Amberview Vineyards
Luís Alvarado Bella Vista Farming
Servando Flores Michael Hat Farming
Octavio Hernández Trinchero Family
Martín Mendez Torres Shannon Ranches
Carmen Paredes JAC Ag Services
Gerardo Rodríguez Amaral Shannon Ranches
José de Jesús Santos Shannon Ranches
Lazaro Torres Mauritson Farms / L & L
Miguel Valdovinos JAC Ag Services
Matilde Vega Beckstoffer – Red Hills
Manuel Vega Cervantes Shannon Ranches

Class of 2017

Master Vigneron Academy(R) class of 2017

Anastacio Duarte Ceja Beckstoffer – Red Hills
Daniel Cruz Stonehouse Cellars
Gerardo Guerrero Shannon Ranches
José Hernández Shannon Ranches
Ricardo Hernández Shannon Ranches
Omar Hernández Beckstoffer – Red Hills
Arturo Jiménez Shannon Ranches
Jose Luis Pérez Lepíz Bella Vista Farming
Gildardo McCullaugh Langtry Farms, LLC
José Rangel JAC Ag Services
Juan Ceja Reyes Bella Vista Farming
José Rojas Oldham Vineyards
Jesús Serrato JAC Ag Services
Guadalupe Duran Villalobos Nissen Vineyard Services / Obsidian Ridge Vineyards

Class of 2016


José Ávalos Langtry Farms
Jorge Calvillo Rogers Vineyards
Jaime Chávez JAC Ag Services
Jesús García JAC Ag Services
Julio González L & L Vineyards
Humberto Gutiérrez Trinchero Family Estates
Ignacio Gutiérrez Adobe Creek Packing
Jesús Jiménez Bella Vista Farming
José Luis Macías Beckstoffer, Red Hills
Lupe Pérez Beckstoffer, Red Hills
Daniel Ramírez Shannon Ranches
Juan Sánchez Bella Vista Farming

Class of 2015


Roman Calderón Beckstoffer, Red Hills
Juan Calvillo Rogers Vineyards
José Calvillo Rogers Vineyards
Gerardo Cortez Trinchero Family Estates
María Azucena García JAC Ag Services
Fernando Martínez Six Sigma Vineyards
Ruben Pérez Lepiz Bella Vista Farming
Osbaldo Puhida Beckstoffer, Red Hills
Ismael Sonato JAC Ag Services

Class of 2014


Magdaleno Manríquez Beckstoffer, Red Hills
José Pantoja, Sr. JAC Ag Services
Vicente Garcia Pantoja JAC Ag Services
Aldo Cabrera Bella Vista Farming
Refugio Rojas Oldham Vineyard
Cecil Brown Alpine Sun Vineyards
Tony Medina Cache Creek Vineyards
Cayetano García Robinson Lake Vineyards
Octavio Hernández Trinchero Family Estates

Class of 2013

MVA 2013

Moises Aguilar Beckstoffer, Red Hills
Francisco Duarte Beckstoffer, Red Hills
Octavio Calvillo Rogers Vineyards
Adolfo Calvillo Rogers Vineyards
Francisco Medina Cache Creek Vineyard
Jason Webb Stonehouse Cellars
Juan Ramírez Robinson Lake Vineyards
José García JAC Ag Services

Class of 2012

MVA Class #1

Félix Aguilar Bella Vista Farming
Antonio Batres Beckstoffer, Red Hills
Tarcisio Corona Stokes Farming
Federico González L & L Vineyards
Gabriel Martínez Bella Vista Farming
Gerardo Mendoza Red Hills Vineyard – Boatique Winery
Alonso Raygoza Beckstoffer, Red Hills
Jeronimo Rico Dorn Vineyards
Jaime Rosas Lyon Vineyards
Amador Villalobos Nissen Vineyard Services

Calendar of Events

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
U.S. Sustainable Winegrowing Summit West 2:00 pm
U.S. Sustainable Winegrowing Summit West @ Sonoma County, CA
Jun 6 @ 2:00 pm – Jun 7 @ 3:00 pm
Who: A gathering of regional winery and vineyard associations, engaged grower and vintner leaders, and others committed to the sustainability of their local vineyards, wineries and regions. What: Learn some of the driving forces behind consumers’ and[...]
Implementing Sustainable Farming Practices: Water and Pest Management 8:30 am
Implementing Sustainable Farming Practices: Water and Pest Management
Jun 13 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Special Targeted Education Event for Growers sponsored by: California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance & Lake County Winegrape Commission Welcome, Debra Sommerfield, Lake County Winegrape Commission & Clint Nelson, Vineyard Manager, Beckstoffer Vineyards – Red Hills Increasing Performance[...]
AgVenture Lite: What we know about Clear Lake 5:30 pm
AgVenture Lite: What we know about Clear Lake @ Soper Reese Community Theatre
Jun 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The Lake County Chapter of California Women for Agriculture and Lake County Winegrape Growers present AgVenture Lite: What we know about Clear Lake Clear Lake is thought to be over 450,000 years old making it[...]
LCWC Executive Committee Meeting 2:30 pm
LCWC Executive Committee Meeting @ LCWC Office
Jun 18 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Agenda – LCWC Executive Committee, June 18, 2019
LCWC Board Meeting 3:00 pm
LCWC Board Meeting @ LCWC Office
Jun 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Agenda – LCWC Board Meeting, June 18, 2019
Master Vigneron Academy®
Master Vigneron Academy®
Jun 19 all-day
Session #6 Lake County vineyards