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Meeting Minutes

Minutes from March 18-19, 2013

published: 04-17-2013

Meeting Minutes

Minutes from Dec 17, 2012

published: 04-17-2013

Grape Reports

2012 Commercial Grape Report

A report on the growing conditions and production from 2012 harvest in Virginia.

published: 03-19-2013

Meeting Minutes

Minutes from Aug 2, 2012

published: 03-07-2013

Grape Reports

2011 Commercial Grape Report

published: 06-28-2012

Grape Reports

2010 Commercial Grape Report

published: 08-08-2011

Grape Reports

2006 Commercial Grape Report.pdf

A report on the growing conditions prevailing in Virginia in 2006

published: 07-20-2009

Grape Reports

2008 Commercial Grape Report.pdf

A report on the growing conditions prevailing in Virginia in 2008

published: 07-20-2009

Grape Reports

2007 Commercial Grape Report.pdf

A report on the growing conditions prevailing in Virginia in 2007

published: 07-20-2009

Grape Reports

2005 Commercial Grape Report.pdf

A report on the growing conditions prevailing in Virginia in 2005

published: 07-20-2009

Grape Reports

2004 Commercial Grape Report.pdf

A report on the growing conditions prevailing in Virginia in 2004

published: 07-20-2009

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A Holiday Guide to Virginia Wine

A Holiday Guide to Virginia Wine

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VIRGINIA WINE BOARD Annual Report for 2012-2013

The Virginia Wine Board was created by the General Assembly in 2004 to replace the original Wine Advisory Board. The Board is established within the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. The purpose of the Board is to allocate funds to projects that expand viticultural and enological research, education, and promotion of the growing of grapes and the production of wine in the Commonwealth. According to the Code, not less than one third of the monies appropriated shall be spent on projects that advance viticultural and enological research concerning the growing of grapes and the production of wine in Virginia.

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Logo for 2012 Virginia Wine Summit

Logo for the 2012 Virginia Wine Summit available for download

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Submission Form for Wine Enthusiast

Fill-in form for submitting wines to the Wine Enthusiast

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Research Findings, January 2012

The first phase of the Virginia Wine Branding Study: Research Findings, January 2012

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Economic Impact Study of the Virginia Wine Industry

This survey will assess the overall direct and indirect impact that wine and grapes have on the overall Virginia economy. This information in turn will likely be used to help generate additional funds for the industry’s continued marketing and development efforts. All submission are anonymous.

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2011 October Virginia Wine Month Trade Commitment Form (.docx)

Form for restauranteurs and retailers for October Virginia Wine Month

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Focus Group Research Findings, February 2012

The first phase of the Virginia Wine Branding Study: Focus Group Research Findings, February 2012

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Virginia Wine and Dine Month Banner Coding

Insert the following code in the header of your site's template file to install the Wine & Dine Month banner on any site.

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Request for Proposal: Enology Extension Services

The Virginia Wine Board is seeking qualified applicants to submit a proposal to: Provide enology extension services to Virginia wineries The qualified candidate will possess strong knowledge of all phases of winemaking, including but not limited to, fermentation kinetics, wine microbiology, wine chemistry, wine stability, sanitation, cellar safety and food safety. This position requires extensive travel within the state, including some overnight travel. In addition to visiting wineries, the applicant will conduct 4 regional wine making workshops (1 per quarter) in different areas within the state to provide wine making education and address wine making issues, as identified by winemakers. There are no research requirements, but a quarterly report will be due to the Wine Board 1 week prior to Board meetings and be available to attend Wine Board meetings if needed.

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2012 Virginia Wine & Dine Month Trade Commitment Form (.pdf)

Trade Commitment Form for 2012 Virginia Wine & Dine Month (PDF)

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The Economic Impact of Wine and Wine Grapes on the State of Virginia – 2010

The Economic Impact of Wine and Wine Grapes on the State of Virginia – 2010