Welcome to SWGGA…

Our Next Meeting…

Check here regularly to get updates about coming meetings.

February Meeting is on the 18th at 7:00 PM ( and, yes, we’ll be Zooming again…)

February Meeting – Vineyard Irrigation and Fertilization

It’s time to start preparing your vineyard for the coming season. Pruning, cleaning the spray equipment, mower servicing and much more. Ready for fertilizing and watering?

The February Zoom program will be about the two things your grape vines need, fertilizer and water. It won’t be long before you’ll be thinking about both. Macronutrients, think N-K-P, and the alphabet soup of micronutrients. And let’s not forget H-2-O! Needed to make W-I-N-E.
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Recent News and Items of Interest…


Platform Scale For Sale

Platform Scale For Sale

January 4, 2021

Platform Scale For Sale Available for all your winery and vineyard weighing tasks! 1000 lb. platform scale with both standard and metric weights. $75.00 Contact David Blitstein for more information.…

Organic Manure For Your Vineyard

Organic Manure For Your Vineyard

September 18, 2020

Free StuffFree Horse ManureFrom Linda Lyon:I have 8 yards of organic horse manure compost ready for pick up.  If anyone is interested, I can load with my tractor.  I have…

Got Grapes… Let’s Make a Deal

Got Grapes… Let’s Make a Deal

August 22, 2020

Grapes for TradeGrapes Available SoonA prospective member, William Anderson, recently contacted us regarding a property he purchased that has a vineyard. He’s looking for input from knowledgable people in the…

UPCOMING EVENTS

Many great events coming up. Check the Events calendar for details.

Meeting with Chik Brenneman Canceled

All activities and meetings have been canceled at the Nevada County Fairgrounds through at least April 3oth

Annual Picnic

We are anticipating that our annual SWGGA Picnic will occur as scheduled on June 14th, but will make a final decision by the middle of May.

WINE
EDUCATION

Our programs are devoted to both winemaking and vineyard development and management, as well as tastings and other social events.

Interested in becoming a member of SWGGA?

Whether you are a grape grower, winemaker or just interested in learning about and enjoying wine in a congenial atmosphere, find out more about SWGGA, or download an application to join. Everyone is welcome!

Download an Application

Membership in the Sierra Wine & Grape Growers Association is open to anyone interested learning more about Wine, Winemaking and Grape Growing.