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HELPING OUR CALIFORNIA FRIENDS AND COLLEAGUES

The fires that devastated the California wine country communities of Santa Rosa, Sonoma and Napa earlier this month touched us deeply in Oregon wine country. Many of us here in the Willamette Valley got our starts in the wine business in Napa and Sonoma or grew up there, others have friends and families there, and. . . Read More


RAINY AND COOL AND JUST WHAT WE NEED AT HARVEST TIME

The daytime temperatures have suddenly dropped from 95 degrees last week to 55 this week, dark clouds rolled in and the first rain that we’ve seen in months began to fall, with more forecast through the end of the week. Outside my office window a hard, hammering rain crashed down, and then minutes later it. . . Read More


JUST WHEN WE THOUGHT WE’VE SEEN EVERYTHING

“Who knows what will happen?” said Trudy Kramer, the President and co-owner of Kramer Vineyards in the northwest part of our AVA. Trudy has been in the wine business with her husband, and now with daughter Kim, for over 35 years, and she could have been talking about our favorite annual subject, the state of. . . Read More