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Offering an Industry Educational Event?

March 13, 2017|Categories: Education, Grapevine, OWB Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

The OWB is dedicated to providing members of our community with educational offerings as part of its mandate. In addition to the educational seminars sponsored by the OWB, educational opportunities hosted by third-party organizations can [...]

2017 Oregon Wine Touring Guides

March 9, 2017|Categories: Consumer Marketing, Grapevine, Oregon Wine Touring Guide, OWB Blog|Tags: |

Order a free box for your tasting room today Great news: The 2017 Oregon Wine Touring Guide is printed and shipping and beautiful. With all new features, itineraries, photographs, listings and intuitive maps it's an 88-page [...]

Order Oregon Wine Month Point of Sale Materials

March 8, 2017|Categories: Oregon Wine Month, OWB Blog|

Deadline for requesting printed materials is Mar. 15 for tasting rooms and distributors Tasting Rooms All of the Oregon Wine Month point of sale materials are available on the Oregon Wine Month toolkit, accessible for [...]

Order the 2017 Official Oregon Wine Touring Guide Now

February 28, 2017|Categories: Consumer Marketing, Grapevine, Oregon Wine Touring Guide, OWB Blog|Tags: |

The 2017 Oregon Wine Touring Guide was printed in mid-February. Now is your chance to order a box of this comprehensive 88-page magazine for your tasting room. This guide is full of compelling editorial, beautiful photography, six [...]

PSU Climate Adaptation Series: Climate, Grapes and Wine

February 28, 2017|Categories: Grapevine, OWB Blog, Viticulture + Enology|Tags: |

Join the doctoral students from Portland State University’s National Science Foundation IGERT program to see experts from across the country present on a range of topics related to climate adaptation. On Mar. 9 at 4 p.m., Dr. Gregory [...]

Linfield College Wine Lecture Series: The Current State of International Wine Marketing with Alex Gambal

February 28, 2017|Categories: Grapevine, OWB Blog, Workshop|Tags: |

After graduating from UNC Chapel Hill in 1979, Alex Gambal quickly began a career in real estate in Washington D.C. With a passion for Burgundy, he left the world of real estate to explore the Côte D’Or. During [...]

Apply Now for Feast Portland 2017

February 28, 2017|Categories: Calls for Wine, Grapevine, OWB Blog|Tags: |

Winery applications are being accepted for the 2017 Grand Tasting on Sept. 15-16 at Pioneer Courthouse Square. The Grand Tasting provides a terrific showcase for brands and attracts more than 4,000 culinary and wine enthusiasts, members [...]

It’s Time to Start Planning for Oregon Wine Month 2017

February 27, 2017|Categories: Oregon Wine Month, OWB Blog|

Enroll in the Mar. 2 webinar, explore the marketing and sales toolkit, and order materials for your tasting room or distributor.   Check Out the Oregon Wine Month Tooklit The 2017 Oregon Wine Month toolkit [...]

Research Update: Integrative studies of vector-related field epidemiology for grapevine red blotch-associated virus

February 16, 2017|Categories: OWB Blog, OWB Funded Research, Technical Research, Viticulture + Enology|Tags: |

Grapevine virus diseases are of serious concern for vineyard managers and winemakers in all Western production regions. Grapevine red blotch-associated virus (GRBaV) impacts grape berry quality. Growers and scientists alike have noticed a consistently lower [...]

Share Your Feedback to Access Content from the 2017 Oregon Wine Symposium

February 13, 2017|Categories: Grapevine, Oregon Wine Symposium, OWB Blog|Tags: , |

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2017 Oregon Wine Symposium. The Oregon Wine Board relies on the constructive feedback and perspectives of attendees to build a valuable experience for all who participate year after [...]