Special Sections Home Special Sections

Winemaker focuses on tradition, not trends
Winemaker focuses on tradition, not trends
The lesson for the winemaker “is simply to focus on producing quality wines and not to chase trends,” Robbie Meyer of Murrieta's Well says.

Featured Stories

A computer career derailed by grapes
A computer career derailed by grapes
Victoria Coleman began working with Lobo Wines, part of Wulff Vineyards in Napa’s Atlas Peak Appellation, in 2008.
Pilot lands new career as winemaker
Pilot lands new career as winemaker
The Hat Ranch label harks back to Tim Harless' great-grandparents who homesteaded in Wyoming in 1902.
Working at vineyard ‘about the ritual’
Working at vineyard ‘about the ritual’
A summer stay in Europe “turned the light on,” vintner Sean Garvey says.
Biodynamic vineyard a step beyond
Biodynamic vineyard a step beyond
Johan Vineyards currently grows 63 acres of vines: 40 acres planted in 2002, with an additional 23 acres planted in 2009.
Winemaker brings his wine to the people
Winemaker brings his wine to the people
What started as selling wine out of the back of his Astro van has grown to become the largest independent winery in the state.
From engineer to wine producer
From engineer to wine producer
In its 10 years, Pudding River Wine Cellars has made a splash with its small-lot, boutique wines and makes custom wine for half a dozen other producers.
LIVE brings added dimension to wine
LIVE brings added dimension to wine
Ayres Vineyard is certified by LIVE, an independent certification board that promotes winegrowing and winemaking practices that tread lightly on the environment, protect wildlife, and treat workers fairly.
Winery features unique Albariño grapes
Winery features unique Albariño grapes
Ransom is the only winery in Oregon that also operates a full distillery, where Seestedt and his team make whiskey, vodka, grappa, vermouth and two kinds of gin.
U.S. wine industry by the numbers
U.S. wine industry by the numbers
How the U.S. wine industry adds up.

Marketplace

Ag Education

Ag Financial Services

Dairy

Farm & Ranch Safety

Livestock & Horses

Northwest Ag Show

Nursery

Orchards, Nuts & Vines

Seed & Row Crop

Spokane Ag Expo

Viticulture

Winemaker focuses on tradition, not trends
The lesson for the winemaker “is simply to focus on producing quality wines and not to chase trends,” Robbie Meyer of Murrieta's Well...
Chateau Ste. Michelle to celebrate 50 years
The property in Woodinville is where visitors can experience the wines, and this is where the white wines are produced. The red wines are produced in...
Vineyard brings new dimension to Pinot
Winery part of Idaho’s burgeoning industry
A computer career derailed by grapes

Water

Willamette Valley Ag Expo