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Jonelle Mejica

About Jonelle Mejica

Jonelle Mejica joined the Good Fruit Grower staff in 2018 as a writer and copy editor for online and print stories. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and has more than 10 years of experience writing for the agriculture industry. Connect with the author: Phone: (509) 853-3512 -- Email

Gallo acquires wine brands and production facilities in California, Washington and New York

2019-05-29T14:20:54-07:00April 11th, 2019|Grapes, International, Jonelle Mejica, Marketing, News, Production, Trade, Updates|

E. & J. Gallo Winery announced April 3 that it has entered into an agreement with Constellation Brands Inc. to

USDA’s farmers.gov now features help with H-2A applications and managing loans

2019-05-29T14:20:54-07:00April 4th, 2019|Jonelle Mejica, Labor, Legal & Regulatory, News, Production, Updates|

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has launched of two new features on farmers.gov to provide assistance with the H-2A application

Sara Spayd receives highest honor from the American Society for Enology and Viticulture

2019-05-29T14:20:55-07:00April 4th, 2019|Jonelle Mejica, News, People, Research, Updates|

Sara Spayd, professor emerita of North Carolina State University, Raleigh, has been selected to receive the American Society for Enology

Industry veteran Jamie Peha appointed as executive director of Auction of Washington Wines

2019-05-29T14:20:55-07:00April 2nd, 2019|Grapes, Jonelle Mejica, Marketing, News, People, Trade, Updates|

Jamie Peha The Auction of Washington Wines has named industry veteran Jamie Peha its interim executive director, effective

FDA announces wine grapes among commodities to be exempt from Produce Safety Rule

2019-04-02T15:43:38-07:00March 28th, 2019|Food safety, Grapes, Jonelle Mejica, Legal & Regulatory, News, Production, Updates|

On March 27, Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) issued a statement praising the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s issuance of a