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Jeff White Named Virginia Grower of the Year

Virginia Vineyards Association Names Jeff White Grower of the Year CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Todd Haymore today presented the Virginia Vineyards Association’s Grape Grower of the Year award to Jeff White, owner and winemaker of … Continue reading

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2014 Governor’s Cup Gala on February 27th

Dear Virginia Wine Industry & Supporters, We are pleased to invite you to the Virginia Wineries Association Governor’s Cup®Gala supported by the Virginia Wine Board and the Virginia Vineyards Association. The Gala is the premier gathering of the Virginia wine … Continue reading

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Virginia Wine Board taking Grant Proposals until February 11, 2014

A copy of the RFP soliciting grant proposals for the Virginia Wine Board is HERE.   This document is also publically available on the Commonwealth of Virginia’s e-procurement portal – eVA by going to the website http://www.eva.virginia.gov/ and selecting “Solicitations, Quick Quotes & … Continue reading

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Winter 2013 Grape Press

Happy (almost) New Year! The latest and greatest issue of the VVA Grape Press is out. Click here to view the current issue or visit our Resources page to access this issue and past issues of the VVA Grape Press.

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Virginia Sustainable Winegrowers Self-Assessment Guide (VA SWAG) Update

Fellow Growers, We have completed the first partial year of operation using the Virginia Sustainable Winegrowers self-Assessment Guide (VA SWAG) website since 4 April 2013. We will now capture all the work accomplished by you who have started or completed … Continue reading

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Join the Virginia Wine Council for Virginia Wine and Vine Day

Virginia Wine and Vine Day January 16, 2014 | General Assembly Building | Richmond, Virginia Please join the Virginia Wine Council for our Annual Virginia Wine and Vine Day! This is a valuable opportunity to meet with key legislators and … Continue reading

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Wine Microscopy Workshop

Two separate sessions will be offered: Friday, November 8, 9:00-3:00 pm or Monday, November 11th in the Virginia Tech, Food Science Building Teaching Laboratory, Blacksburg.  This workshop is for winemakers that would like hands-on training in microscope use in the wine laboratory. The instructor will be … Continue reading

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