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More greenwashing from chemically heavy wine industry:

 Copper is benign compared to most of the horrific chemicals used in the vineyards.  Organic Wine’s Deadly Carbon Footprint © Genetic Literacy Project | Workers spray grapevines with copper sulfate in a Spanish vineyard. It should be the more eco-friendly…

 

Millennials Are Sick of Drinking

A 2017 study found that in counties with legalized medicinal cannabis, alcohol sales dropped more than 12 percent when compared with similar counties without weed. Recreational legalization has the potential to bolster that effect by making cannabis products even more…

 

Wine research grant to fund sustainability study

Sustainable does not mean ORGANIC! Greenwashing to confuse consumers? Don’t be fooled. The wine industry has found people will pay more if they think the wine was produced sustainably. There are multiple industry produced articles to support this. Organic wine…

 

Organic and Biodynamic Wine List

We urge everyone to support the wineries listed below. With high childhood cancer rates and glyphosate found in most wines, please support the wine makers who support healthy communities. “Sustainable” means not poisoning and degrading the environment. Our county is…

 

The Wine Industry Needs to Evolve

The Wine Industry Needs to Evolve Source: https://www.winebusiness.com/ by Cyril Penn January 17, 2019 “This is probably the most important report that we’ve put together, Silicon Valley Bank Wine Division EVP and founder Rob McMillan said as he kicked off yesterday’s…