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Finally!!! We’re going to get together in August for the much anticipated SWGGA Picnic… no regular, or Zoom, meeting on the 3rd Thursday

SWGGA Picnic Invitation

Our annual SWGGA Potluck and Barbecue Picnic this year will be at the home of members Al and Linda Schafer on Sunday, August 29th, beginning at 5:00 PM.

There will be tri-tip and chicken (generously contributed by Steve and Susie Walker of RE/MAX GOLD), Cajun beef sausages and portobello mushrooms, plus the usual cornucopia of member-supplied appetizers, side dishes, and desserts. All the wines from the recent SWGGA Wine Competition will be…

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Recent News and Items of Interest…


Pruning Demonstration Scheduled

Pruning Demonstration Scheduled

March 1, 2021

The pruning “class” is scheduled for March 13 at 10AM, unless it rains, whereupon we will move it a week.  (We’ll notify participants if that is the case.)  This will…

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.…

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!