Press Releases

Official press releases about Sonoma County Winegrowers and their programs.

Sonoma County Winegrowers Name New Education & Communications Manager

Melissa Vogt is Former Deputy Editor at Wine Advocate   SANTA ROSA, Calif.  (June 21, 2017) – With Sonoma County Winegrowers well on their way to becoming the first 100% sustainable winegrowing region in the United States by 2019, now is the time to expand our education efforts to key stakeholders such as sommeliers, wine […]

July 20, 2017

Sonoma County Winegrowers Launch An Expanded Vineyard Adventures Program To Showcase Sustainable Vineyard Practices

Free Self-Guided Vineyard Walks Allow Up Close and Personal Access to Sustainable Vineyards SONOMA COUNTY, CA, August 16, 2016 – Just in time for the 2016 harvest season,  Sonoma County Winegrowers today announced the launch of an expanded Sonoma County Vineyard Adventures, a program designed to help wine lovers get an insider’s view of Sonoma […]

August 18, 2016

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2016 Winegrape Harvest Begins in Sonoma County

Ideal Growing Conditions May Result in Great Vintage Sonoma County, Calif.  (August 8, 2016) – Sonoma County Winegrowers are excited to announce the start of the 2016 harvest with Pinot Gris and Chardonnay grapes picked last Monday, August 1 in the Russian River Valley by J. Vineyards & Winery. That was followed-up with Sonoma Valley’s […]

August 8, 2016

Sonoma County Winegrowers Announce 2016/2017 Commissioners

August 2, 2016 Santa Rosa, Calif. – The Sonoma County Winegrowers (SCW) are excited to announce their 2016/2017 Commissioners, including the return of eight incumbents, as well as the election of two past Commissioners.  The organization’s Board of Directors represent some of Sonoma County’s top vineyard properties, families, AVA’s, as well as wine industry and […]

August 2, 2016

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Sonoma County Grape Growers Foundation Offers Progress Report And Announces New Board Members

                              Charitable Foundation Working to Improve the Lives of Local Agricultural Workers   SANTA ROSA, Calif.  (June 27, 2016) – Moving quickly on its commitment to become a bridge between local agricultural employees and existing assistance programs administered by community organizations, […]

June 27, 2016