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Winemaking

The growth of the Washington wine industry has taken large strides over the last 35 years. Learn more about this fascinating industry:

Viticulture

Washington is the national leader in juice grape production, and second in wine grape production. Learn more about growing grapes:

Juice Grape Sustainability

The WA Juice Grape Sustainability Report Card is designed to aid juice grape producers in documenting their practices, and how those practices influence the overall sustainability (economically, environmentally, and socially) of their farms. The Report Card also contains information and resources to help growers develop action plans to improve their sustainability in areas where they may fall short.

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Clean Plant Center – Northwest Grapes

The Clean Plant Center Northwest-Grapes (formerly the Northwest Grape Foundation Service) is a starting point for growers to receive planting stock that is state-certified as to being tested free of targeted viruses.

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Other Resources

Many other resources are available to winemakers, growers, and those interested in Washington Wine and Grapes.  Check out our:

Upcoming Events

Aug
1
Sat
all-day Washington State Wine Month @ Washington State
Washington State Wine Month @ Washington State
Aug 1 – Aug 31 all-day
Washington State Wine Month @ Washington State
During August, many local restaurants, retailers, hotels and wineries run promotions to celebrate our state’s award-winning wine industry. As August draws near, start checking out the Tagboard for Washington State Wine Month offers, promotions and[...]
Aug
6
Thu
3:30 pm Grape Tech Group (Formerly Field... @ Horse Heaven Hills Brewery (NOT Saloon)
Grape Tech Group (Formerly Field... @ Horse Heaven Hills Brewery (NOT Saloon)
Aug 6 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us the first Thursday of each month! Grape Technical Group: A gathering of growers, consultants, and scientists to share information and ideas.  NEW LOCATION AND TIME FOR 2015: HORSE HEAVEN HILLS BREWERY at 3:30[...]
Aug
13
Thu
all-day Sip. Savor. Swirl. 3 Days, 3 Way... @ Chateau Ste. Michelle
Sip. Savor. Swirl. 3 Days, 3 Way... @ Chateau Ste. Michelle
Aug 13 – Aug 15 all-day
 Sip. Savor. Swirl. 3 Days, 3 Ways to let your palate run wild with the best of Washington wines! @ Chateau Ste. Michelle | Woodinville | Washington | United States
Benefit the Washington State University Viticulture & Enology Program and Seattle Children’s Hospital by enjoying the Auction of Washington Wines’ August 2015 events! Picnic & Barrel Auction Thursday, August 13, 5 p.m. Chateau Ste. Michelle[...]
Aug
14
Fri
8:15 am 2015 Washington State Viticultur... @ WSU-IAREC Roza Farm
2015 Washington State Viticultur... @ WSU-IAREC Roza Farm
Aug 14 @ 8:15 am – 2:00 pm
Sponsored by: Washington State Grape Society and WSU Viticulture & Enology Program   Date: Friday, August  14, 2015 Cost: $15 for lunch.  Preregistration encouraged (credit card); cash or check only at the door. Online Registration: [...]

View all upcoming events »

Upcoming Events

Aug
1
Sat
all-day Washington State Wine Month @ Washington State
Washington State Wine Month @ Washington State
Aug 1 – Aug 31 all-day
Washington State Wine Month @ Washington State
During August, many local restaurants, retailers, hotels and wineries run promotions to celebrate our state’s award-winning wine industry. As August draws near, start checking out the Tagboard for Washington State Wine Month offers, promotions and[...]
Aug
6
Thu
3:30 pm Grape Tech Group (Formerly Field... @ Horse Heaven Hills Brewery (NOT Saloon)
Grape Tech Group (Formerly Field... @ Horse Heaven Hills Brewery (NOT Saloon)
Aug 6 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us the first Thursday of each month! Grape Technical Group: A gathering of growers, consultants, and scientists to share information and ideas.  NEW LOCATION AND TIME FOR 2015: HORSE HEAVEN HILLS BREWERY at 3:30[...]
Aug
13
Thu
all-day Sip. Savor. Swirl. 3 Days, 3 Way... @ Chateau Ste. Michelle
Sip. Savor. Swirl. 3 Days, 3 Way... @ Chateau Ste. Michelle
Aug 13 – Aug 15 all-day
 Sip. Savor. Swirl. 3 Days, 3 Ways to let your palate run wild with the best of Washington wines! @ Chateau Ste. Michelle | Woodinville | Washington | United States
Benefit the Washington State University Viticulture & Enology Program and Seattle Children’s Hospital by enjoying the Auction of Washington Wines’ August 2015 events! Picnic & Barrel Auction Thursday, August 13, 5 p.m. Chateau Ste. Michelle[...]
Aug
14
Fri
8:15 am 2015 Washington State Viticultur... @ WSU-IAREC Roza Farm
2015 Washington State Viticultur... @ WSU-IAREC Roza Farm
Aug 14 @ 8:15 am – 2:00 pm
Sponsored by: Washington State Grape Society and WSU Viticulture & Enology Program   Date: Friday, August  14, 2015 Cost: $15 for lunch.  Preregistration encouraged (credit card); cash or check only at the door. Online Registration: [...]
Sep
3
Thu
3:30 pm Grape Tech Group (Formerly Field... @ Horse Heaven Hills Brewery (NOT Saloon)
Grape Tech Group (Formerly Field... @ Horse Heaven Hills Brewery (NOT Saloon)
Sep 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us the first Thursday of each month! Grape Technical Group: A gathering of growers, consultants, and scientists to share information and ideas.  NEW LOCATION AND TIME FOR 2015: HORSE HEAVEN HILLS BREWERY at 3:30[...]

View all upcoming events »

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