• Tyler Harlington, Young Grower Feb. 1, 2014

Tyler Harlington, Young Grower Feb. 1, 2014

  • February 3rd, 2014

Q:  Did you always want to be a farmer?
I wanted to be a lawyer. I wanted to get away from the farm life and go to the city. I wanted to wear suits and ties and drive a nice sports car and have a nice penthouse in the [...]

  • Washington State’s most southern vineyard

Washington State’s most southern vineyard

One of Washington State’s southernmost vineyards, planted within a mile of the Columbia River near Dallesport by Don Graves, is also one of the older vineyards in the state.

Graves, 93, remembers first meeting Dr. Walter Clore, Washington State University extension horticulturist, in the late 1950s. Clore is credited with [...]

Wine foundation honored

  • January 29th, 2014

The Washington Wine Industry Foundation was named a benefactor last month during the fundraising Washington State University Foundation Gala in recognition of its high level of giving to the university.

The Wine Foundation has partnered with WSU in many projects and has been an advocate for research funding and development [...]

Wine industry foundation oversees grants

  • January 29th, 2014

The Washington Wine Industry Foundation is administering three grants totaling nearly $525,000 that deal with clean plants, winery worker safety and training, and plant pests and diseases.

The most recent award is a $174,000 grant from the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries Safety and Health Investment Projects. The [...]

  • Living the dream

Living the dream

  • January 27th, 2014
Victor Palencia is one of the youngest winery owners in Washington’s wine industry.