News

First SIP Certified Vineyard in Michigan

Aug 30, 2017

WaterFire Vineyards near Torch Lake, Michigan becomes the first vineyard outside of California to achieve certification from Sustainability in Practice (SIP) Certified. more info

Dr. Marc Fuchs of Cornell University to Speak at the Sustainable Ag Expo

Aug 22, 2017

Over 30 growers, academics, experts, and extentionists will present at the innovative conference. more info

Pacific Gas and Electric Company Provides Free Owl Boxes

Aug 10, 2017

In a joint effort that benefits the growers, the owls, and the utility company, Pacific Gas and Electric Company and Vineyard Team have collaborated over the past six years in efforts to provide barn owl nest boxes. more info

2017 Vineyard Team Scholarship Winners Announced

Jul 31, 2017

Learn more about the 2017 Vineyard Team Scholarship Winners, four exceptional students who are relatives of farm workers employed by a Vineyard Team member organization. more info

Sustainable Ag Expo Expands to a Three-Day Conference

Jul 05, 2017

The innovative conference will devote the third day to Vineyard Development and Redevelopment Issues. more info

SIP Qualifies Growers for Tier 1 Status of Agricultural Order

Jun 12, 2017

While SIP Certified Growers continue to qualify for Tier 1 status under the updated Ag Order, all growers need to complete and submit groundwater sampling reports in Spring and Fall 2017 to comply with the updated Ag Order. more info

Environmental Leader Awards SIP Certified with Project of the Year

Jun 07, 2017

Considered a model project by judges, SIP Certified has been recognized for their dedication to preserving and protecting natural and human resources. more info

Chamisal Vineyards is All In for Sustainability

Mar 30, 2017

Achieves Sustainability in Practice Certified Seal for Winery more info

The New Sustainable Winegrowing Podcast

Mar 10, 2017

Podcasts on sustainable winegrowing are the latest educational tool brought to you by Vineyard Team to provide the latest in science and research for the wine industry. more info

Vineyard Team Accepting Scholarship Applications

Feb 27, 2017

Over the last two years, the Vineyard Team has awarded $20,000 in educational scholarships to high-achieving, dedicated students. Once again, applications are open for 2017 graduating high school seniors and currently enrolled college students. more info