The Washington state Wine Commission recently announced nearly $1 million for research efforts. The Commission’s Melissa Hansen takes a look at some of the projects that will receive funding. If you have a story idea for the PNW Ag Network, call (509) 547-1618, or e-mail [email protected]
Thanks to recently approved legislation, the Washington wine industry will soon have its own specialty license plates with proceeds earmarked to support state tourism. Josh McDonald with the Washington Wine Institute said they and the Washington State Wine Commission worked with Representative Kelly Chamber a Puyallup Republican. “The license plate will represent the Washington wine industry. We’re still […]
In today’s Wine Minute, we asked Lexie McDaniel what Washington State University has done to prepare her for her career in the wine industry.
In an effort to showcase the diverse group of people involved in the statewide wine industry, the Washington State Wine Commission has launched a new program called Breaking Ground. The bilingual ambassador program follows 14 Washington-based farmers, with each one submitting a single story that’ll be published on-line each month now through November, on the […]
Westport Winery Garden Resort has been named the 2022 Washington Winery of the Year by Great Northwest Wine magazine. The winery, located halfway between Westport and Aberdeen on the Washington Coast, is owned by Blain, Kim and Carrie Roberts. Great Northwest Wine’s editor Eric Degerman said, “Our editorial team identified Westport Winery as our Washington Winery to Watch […]
As we transition from winter into spring, we wanted to find out what’s taking place at Washington State University’s Wine Science Center in the Tri-Cities. We put that question before WSU’s Matthew Boenzli.
Washington State University researcher focus a lot on leaf roll disease. But why? We put that question before WSU’s Dr. Naidu Rayapati. If you have a story idea for the PNW Ag Network, call (509) 547-1618, or e-mail [email protected]
Heather Bradshaw with the Washington Wine Commission says consumers, growers and producers should expect some changes in the New Year. If you have a story idea for the PNW Ag Network, call (509) 547-1618, or e-mail [email protected]
Katlyn Staub with the Washington Wine Growers Association, talks about what it took to build the Sustainability Certification program from the ground up. If you have a story idea for the PNW Ag Network, call (509) 547-1618, or e-mail [email protected]
The Washington State Wine Commission launched a new video series that pairs Washington wine with street food. Produced in partnership with Spark Creative and hosted by Walla Walla-based Chef Andrae Bopp of AK’s Mercado, The WA Wine + Food Show brings Washington winemakers to a (mobile) kitchen for a day of food prepping and wine pairing. “When […]