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Morgan Ridge Harvest

Saturday, August 19, 2017

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Morgan Ridge Harvest



Pressing grapes at McRitchie

Saturday, September 5, 2015

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The Willmes press in action.



Winemaking at Surry Community College

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

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The wine industry in North Carolina is booming and Surry Community College, in the heart of the Yadkin Valley, has a program that teaches viticulture and enology. Join Our State magazine as we explore all that goes into creating an exceptional glass of wine. This video was produced by Jenny Tenney for Our State magazine in conjunction with our September 2009 issue which featured a photo essay on North Carolina wineries.

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North Carolina Wine Harvest

Friday, September 18, 2009

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Vines from more than 100 North Carolina wineries weave through The Old North State producing flavors worthy of their many accolades. North Carolina's growing number of wineries produce award-winning wines for every taste, from dry reds and whites to sweet muscadines.



Wine Making Resources

North Carolina Department of Commerce

The Wine and Grape Council provides a multitude of resources to stimulate our wine industry and help our wineries and grape growers offer award-winning products. Through our marketing partnerships, information resources, and consumer outreach programs, were re-taking our place at the forefront of the wine industry. For industry information on grape growing, winemaking, industry statistics, classified listings, or legal issues.

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North Carolina Winegrape Grower's Guide

This 196-page production guide provides grape growers with practical information on site selection, establishment, and operation of commercial vineyards. It includes a new chapter on spring frost control and examines the pros and cons of active frost protection systems.

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North Carolina Winegrowers Association

The North Carolina Winegrower's Association is the largest organization in the state dedicated to supporting North Carolina's growing number of vineyards and wineries. Incorporated in the state of North Carolina as a non-profit, the goal of the North Carolina Winegrower's Association is to help our members grow better grapes, make better wine and market the final product more effectively. Current membership of the NCWA is more than 350.

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Surry Community College Viticulture & Enology

The Viticulture & Enology curriculum is designed to prepare individuals for various careers in the grape growing and wine making industry. Course study includes: Wines of the World; Introduction to Winemaking; Grape Harvest; Introduction to Viticulture; Vineyard Establishment & Development; Grape and Wine Science; Fall Vineyard Practices; Winery Practices; Wine Grape Production; Grape Pests & Diseases; Vineyard Management; Wine Production; Wine Fermentation; Wine Analysis; Wine Design & Management; Winery Operations; Wine Marketing; Vineyard Operations; Wine Finishing and Packaging.

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The Mid-Atlantic Winegrape Grower's Guide

This production guide provides new and current grape growers with practical information on site appraisal, establishment, and operation of commercial vineyards in Virginia and North Carolina. The focus is on production of vinifera and hybrid wine grapes, although elements of the guide will be useful to table grape producers as well.All chapters of this 127-pageaward-winning publication are available in PDF format for Adobe's Acrobat Reader.

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Wine Institute

Wine Institute is the voice for California wine representing more than 1,100 wineries and affiliated businesses from the beautiful and diverse wine regions throughout the state. As the largest advocacy and public policy association for California wine, and the only group representing the industry at the state, federal and international levels

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WineAmerica, The National Association of American

The mission of WineAmerica is to encourage the dynamic growth and development of American wineries and winegrowing through the advancement and advocacy of sound public policy. The Association also provides membership services to assist wineries with a variety of business operations. We invite you to explore the site to learn more about WineAmerica's activities, membership, and benefits.

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Wine Market Council

Wine Market Council is a non-profit association of grape growers, wine producers, importers, wholesalers, and other affiliated businesses and organizations. The council's mission is to establish the widespread acceptance of wine as a rewarding part of American culture and to encourage the responsible enjoyment of wine by current and future generations of adults in the United States.

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African American Wine Tasting Society

African American Wine Tasting Society (AAWTS) is a national educational wine club. Membership include free wine classes and wine tastings each month and access to special wine events and wine paired dinners.

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Women for WineSense

Our Vision is to be the premier worldwide grassroots organization for women interested in wine. We believe that wine enhances and enriches everyday life. We promote the appreciation and responsible enjoyment of wine. We support the success and professional development of women in wine and associated industries

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