Press Releases

Sonoma County Winegrowers To Establish Center For Ag Sustainability To Address Concerns About The Future Of Farming

Strategic Think Tank Launches At Critical Moment With 85% of Sonoma County’s Vineyards Sustainably Self-Assessed and 60% Certified Sustainable SANTA ROSA, Calif.   – As the calendar turns to a new year, Sonoma County Winegrowers ( are quickly closing in on its goal of becoming the nation’s first 100% sustainable wine region by 2019.  According to […]

January 11, 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