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Vineyard Team 2021 Scholarship Program Accepting Applications

Feb 11, 2021

The Vineyard Team is pleased to announce their educational scholarship program is accepting applications March 1-31, 2021. more info

What is Sustainable Wine? Ask Beth Vukmanic

Dec 30, 2020

Paul of Wine talks with Paul K says, "I hear 'this wine is sustainable' regularly from the wineries and vendors....what does that mean? Hear the answer...from Beth Vukmanic....and by the way, this girl is cut...we talk about her exercise regiment as well." more info

The Nobel Prize for Weed Science

Nov 23, 2020

Nevertheless, for the first time, I signed up for the 2020 Sustainable Ag Expo which is normally held in San Luis Obispo but has gone virtual this year due to COVID. I settled into my office chair and chose as my first session Vineyard Weed Management presented by Dr. Anil Shrestha, the chairman of the Viticulture and Enology Department at Fresno State. I was stunned at how good Dr. Shrestha’s program was. If there was a Nobel Prize for Weed Science I would award it to Dr. Shrestha. Unlike almost every other weed management presentation that I have attended for the last 40+ years, he included data about yield and grape quality, not just how many weeds he could kill. more info

Kris Beal Awarded Carl F. Hertz Distinguished Service in Agriculture Award

Nov 12, 2020

The American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers® (ASFMRA®) honored dozens of rural appraisers, farm managers and consultants today during the 2020 ASFMRA Virtual Annual Conference. more info

SIP Certified Welcomes New Winery and Vineyard Members

Oct 22, 2020

SIP (Sustainability in Practice) Certified welcomes over fifteen new vineyards and wineries to their line-up of businesses committed to practicing sustainable farming and winemaking practices. more info

2020 Wine Industry Leaders

Sep 23, 2020

Vineyard Team Executive Director Named as a 2020 Wine Industry Leader more info

Registration Now Available for Virtual Ag Expo & International Sustainable Winegrowing Summit

Sep 11, 2020

Annual Expo is Online from November 9 – December 4, 2020 more info

Students of Central Coast Farmworkers Awarded $21,500 in College Scholarships

Jul 07, 2020

The agricultural nonprofit Vineyard Team has this year awarded $21,500 in scholarships to 12 undergraduate students entering or already attending college. more info

Vineyard Team Awards Scholarship to Well-Deserving Students of Central Coast Farmworkers

Jul 07, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic hasn’t stopped the children of Central Coast farmworkers from fulfilling their dreams of receiving a college education. Vineyard Team, a nonprofit based in Atascadero, California with over 300 vineyard and winery members, awards scholarships to students whose parents work for member wineries via their annual scholarship program. This year, Vineyard Team awarded $21,500 in scholarships to twelve undergraduate students entering or already attending college. more info