Monthly Archives: April 2014

A Leader in ‘Green’ Winegrowing Plans a Special Celebration

How seriously does Benziger Family Winery take its commitment to the environment? Just look at one of its bottles. The label depicts the four archetypal classical elements — Earth, Water, Air and Fire — using their ancient Greek symbols. And

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Temecula Winery Plans Series of ‘Earth-to-Wine’ Tours

Earth Day celebrations at wineries are not restricted to California’s North Coast region. In Southern California’s Temecula growing area, north of San Diego, South Coast Winery Resort & Spa has planned a series of “Earth to Wine” tours, running April

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Napa Valley Wineries Plan Special Events Around Earth Day

Napa Valley is known for producing world-class wines, but it also is becoming a leader in sustainable farming. Largely responsible for this advancement is Napa Green, which many consider the wine industry’s most comprehensive “best practices” program for land-use and

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Mendocino County Party for the Planet Begins in 3 Days

California’s Mendocino County was a hub of sustainable farming long before sustainable farming became cool. So it makes perfect sense that Mendocino would be a hub of Earth Day activities, now huddled under an umbrella known as the Mendocino County

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