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Spring 2014 Grape Press

The Spring 2014 Grape Press is out! Highlights include the President’s Corner: Strategic Goals for The Year, Hardscrabble Vineyard at 30, an update on the VVA’s Sustainability Tool, a recap of the presentations from the Winter Technical Meeting, and much … Continue reading

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Virginia Tech Doctoral Student Wins Regional Award For Work On Grape Root Borer

“Virginia Tech Ph.D. student Jhalendra Rijal has made it his mission to help growers find ways to save their vines from the grape root borer.” Check out this article to read more about his work: Jhalendra Rijal wins Friends of … Continue reading

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More Grapes Needed!

We all know that Virginia needs more grapes if the Commonwealth’s wine industry is going to continue to grow.  Here is a short video on the topic:

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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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