Judge Cynthia Smith ordered the Napa County Board of Supervisors to review approval of the 100,000-gallon a year winery off Soda Canyon Road while considering evidence from the Atlas fire. Owner Hua "Eric" Yuan also wants to build 33,000 square feet of wine caves and have about 14,300 visitors per year ...
Because of US tax reform and added discretionary income in the pockets of consumers, wineries ended up having an improved 2018, with sales growth rising to 5.3% compared to 3.1% in the prior year. It's not growth in the teens as we've seen as recently as 2014, but it's better growth than the prior period. […]
"California wine shipments experienced a 15% volume growth in the U.S. over the last decade, and increased 6 million cases in 2018 over the previous year," said Jon Moramarco, founder and managing partner of BW 166 LLC, and editor of the Gomberg Fredrikson Report
Plans to significantly increase wine research efforts by Washington's wine industry were approved Friday, June 21, 2019, by the Washington State Wine Commission Board of Directors. The strategic research plan will carry forward Washington's world-leading viticulture and enology research program for the next four
A case making its way through Santa Barbara County Superior Court is challenging the amount of water farm owners can pump from a groundwater basin ... The suit claims that Fox Groundwater Management Agency, an entity that oversees groundwater basins in the area, overstepped its responsibilities as a supervisor of local water sources.