Viticulture and Enology: The Study of Grapes and Wine

 

Experience the perfect blend

The Viticulture & Enology Program’s perfect blend of hands-on study, industry connections, and premier faculty turns out highly skilled graduates who become industry leaders.

V&E research and extension offers science-based solutions to the challenges our region’s grape growers and winemakers face.

 

Upcoming Events

22
May

FRAME Powdery Mildew Sampling Workshop – Lake Chelan

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30
May

Viticulture Intern Boot Camp

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1
Jun

Wine & Music Festival

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Latest News

WAVEx smoke exposure seminar a success

WAVEx smoke exposure seminar a success

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Participants at recent WAVEx smoke exposure seminar, WSU Tri-Cities campus. As summer approaches with its promise of plentiful crops and scenic vineyards, so too does…
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How soil microbiology might help your PB&J

How soil microbiology might help your PB&J

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If you’ve ever packed fruit snacks in a lunch, enjoyed a glass of grape juice, or made a PB&J, chances are the grapes used in…
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From struggling writer to award winning winemaker: graduating V&E student named Wine Spectator student of the Year

From struggling writer to award winning winemaker: graduating V&E student named Wine Spectator student of the Year

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Education

“It’s not all that glamorous when you’re knee-deep in wine must. But when you’re pouring at an event like Taste of Washington, you feel like a superstar because you helped create the product.”

– Tiffany Britton ‘11

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Undergraduate Degrees

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Research

In close partnership with an engaged industry, WSU scientists help protect vineyards, develop new technologies, improve the winemaking process, and preserve resources.

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Grapes & Vineyards

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Wine & Winemaking

Extension

V&E Extension is committed to bringing people and organizations together to advance knowledge, further economic impact, and create a sustainable future for the industry while fostering inquiry, learning, and the application of research.

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Grapes & Vineyards

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Wine & Winemaking

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