From the President: As the winemaking season approaches, this is a reminder that on our website exist a number of spreadsheets and other documents that can assist those familiar with using spreadsheets in making a variety of needed wine chemistry calculations. Created mostly by longtime member Guy Lauterbach, they can be found in the members […]
A Request from the Agriculture Commissioner’s Office Preface from the President: The County’s Agricultural Commissioner has asked us to circulate to our members this invitation to complete the 2016 crop report. Bernie Zimmerman Dear Nevada County Grower, this is part where I beg and plead for each of you to please send me your crop report data […]
The Board of Directors has made some changes to the Rules. Here is the full text of the Rules: SIERRA WINE & GRAPE GROWERS ASSOCIATION RULES 1. These rules were adopted by the Board of Directors pursuant to Article 8, Section 8.1.1 of the Bylaws. 2. General Organization of Association Duties and Functions. Certain members, […]
The webmaster has posted a video introduction to the web site. It’s only about 5 minutes long, and it gives members a quick look at what the website offers. It’s available from this post and also on the site under Member Area – Educational Videos.
SWGGA members and first time winemakers Hosea Bostic and Jon Smedberg are learning the process by working with Bernie Zimmerman as he makes a Zinfandel rose’. If any other association members are interested in learning how to make wine, or improving their wine making skills, let us know. There are still grapes to pick, crush, […]