Congratulations to the 2014 Sonoma County Pruning Championship winners

Published on March 10, 2014


On March 7, The Sonoma County winegrowing community gathered to celebrate our vineyard workers for everything they do to keep our vines healthy at our annual Sonoma County Pruning Championship.

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Nothing is more significant than the craft of vine pruning that sets the stage for quality wine grapes every vintage.  The Pruning Championship winners' impressive display of speed, precision and accuracy is a perfect example of our talented workforce – the backbone of Sonoma County's wine industrry. 

Congratulations to our top four winners:

1st Place: Rosalio Saucedo Solorio, Seghesio Family Vineyards, Alexander Valley 

2nd Place: Luis Ortiz, Vinepro Vineyard Management, Alexander Valley

3rd Place: Juan Antonio Lopez, Bevill Vineyard Management, Dry Creek Valley

4th Place: Juan Carlos Alvarenga, Redwood Empire Vineyard Management, Alexander Valley

 

Congratulations to our top four winners: (Left to Right): Juan Carlos Alvarenga, Redwood Empire Vineyard Management, Alexander Valley ( 4th place), Juan Antonio Lopez, Bevill Vineyard Management, Dry Creek Valley (3rd place), Luis Ortiz, Vinepro Vineyard Management, Alexander Valley (2nd place), and Rosalio Saucedo Solorio, Seghesio Family Vineyards, Alexander Valley (1st Place)

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