It's Wine Time
It’s Wine Time. I’m Greg Martin with today’s Fruit Grower Report.
Grape harvest is underway and looks very promising…that also means we’ll see some very good wine in the very near future according to Robin Pollard, Executive Director of the Washington Wine Commission.
POLLARD: There continues to be a lot of activities and wine events. I think you would be hard pressed to go a weekend and not find a function or some kind of a wine event to attend regardless of where you are in the state of
Every year they hold a wine auction in
POLLARD: We just wrapped up our annual Auction of Washington Wines and a total of $1.5 million dollars was raised for Children’s Hospital as well as the Washington Wine Education Foundation so that was very exciting, had a great attendance at all of our events that entire weekend.
The Wine Commission is getting set to target
POLLARD: Again we have about 85 wineries attending with us. The event will be next Monday in
That’s today’s Fruit Grower Report. I’m Greg Martin on the Northwest Ag Information Network.