Chamisal: All In for Sustainability

The second winery to achieve the rigorous, third-party Sustainability in Practice (SIP) Certified seal.

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4/20: Stay Safe & Stay Vigilant

Tailgate in Lompoc on updated worker protection standards + Pierce's Disease and its vectors.

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5/23: Energy in the Winery

See how one winery reduced its energy consumption with a combination of technology, best practices, and solar power.

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2017 Scholarship Applications Due 4/20

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Vineyard Team Educational Scholarship. Apply or donate now.

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Podcast: Weed Management

Herbicide resistance, avoiding pre-emergents, cover crops for suppression, and controlling weeds mechanically.

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Improve Your Scouting with PMapp

Accurately estimate the severity of GPM damage using pictures and calculate incidence and severity on the go.

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Vineyard Team

Promoting Sustainable Vineyard Practices

In the vineyard, we strive to protect the resources valuable to our farms and our communities. We are the Vineyard Team, a network of 300 local farmers, educating and guiding towards sustainable vineyard practices for 20 years.

Mission Statement

The Vineyard Team will identify and promote the most environmentally safe, viticulturally and economically sustainable farming methods, while maintaining or improving quality and flavor of wine grapes. The Team will be a model for wine grape growers and will promote the public trust of stewardship for natural resources.