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Smoke Impact on Wine WAVEx Webinar

Wine grape growers and wineries are invited to register for an upcoming webinar that will update the Washington State wine industry on the latest research studying the impact of wildfire smoke on grapes and wine. The WAVEx webinar will be held January 20, 2022, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Dr. Tom Collins, Washington State University wine chemist and leading scientist on smoke …

West Coast Smoke Exposure Task Force Summit

The West Coast Smoke Exposure Task Force will be hosting the Virtual Smoke Summit on Tuesday, June 8, 10:00 AM – 2:15 PM, with a break between 12:00 PM – 12:30 PM, featuring representatives from the California Association of Winegrape Growers, Washington Winegrowers, Oregon Winegrowers, UC Davis, Oregon State University, Washington State University, and more. See the full program below. …

CAWG Explains New Smoke Exposed Wine Grape Research & Grower Assistance

Over the last few years, many western wine grape growers have had issues around harvest with wildfires, and some have even had their grapes rejected by the wineries due to the smoke exposure from these relentless fires.  Many of these growers were even under contract.  This regular wildfire pattern does not appear to be changing anytime soon, and there is …