Where are the workers? Vineyard managers using more machines, temporary foreign workers…..
Sonoma County Winegrowers (SCW) has long been advocating for the county’s winegrape growers, while educating the community on the importance of protecting and preserving Sonoma County as a winegrowing region. Now, in the third year of its ambitious five-year plan to have 100 percent of the county’s winegrapes sustainably grown by 2019, the organization is garnering national and international attention for its efforts, promising to increase both the visibility and the profitability of its grapes.
“I thought it would be meaningful, especially locally, if Governor Brown recognized us as sustainability leaders,” says Bevill. Full article