OWRI Webinar Series: Grape Red Blotch Virus

October 13, 2020|Education, Viticulture + Enology|

Join Oregon State University Extension and the Oregon Wine Research Institute (OWRI) for a live webinar series starting Oct. 20, 2020 focusing on Grape Red Blotch Disease. These seminars will focus on research findings from Oregon-based studies conducted by researchers at OWRI and partners at the USDA-ARS. Seminars will cover virus epidemiology, vector identification and [...]

Support Vineyard Steward Education through AHIVOY

July 16, 2020|Education|

Photo courtesy AHIVOY AHIVOY (Asociación Hispana de la Industria del Vino en Oregon y Comunidad) is a nonprofit organization creating opportunities and empowering Latinx and Hispanic vineyard stewards of the Willamette Valley to overcome socio-economic challenges. The organization seeks to provide education and professional development, paving the way for Oregon’s hard-working vineyard stewards [...]

VingDirect DTC Course Offerings at Discounted Prices

June 18, 2020|COVID-19, Education|

View this email in your browser ONLINE DTC COURSES AVAILABLE UNTIL JULY 1 Register for any of six offerings for just $25 each As the direct sales landscape is shifting, OWB remains committed to providing you with quality DTC education opportunities. As part of that effort, we have sponsored access for all industry members to six [...]

To Be Welcoming: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Curriculum from Starbucks

March 30, 2020|Education|

A note from OWB Education Manager Bree Stock MW: While it’s currently hard to imagine welcoming visitors in our tasting rooms, there will be a time when we are back to offering tasting experiences on-site. It is also likely that international travel will continue to be limited and we should expect an influx of local [...]

WSET Diploma Flexible Payment Offerings

March 30, 2020|Education|

Below is a message from Adam Chase of Grape Experience Wine & Spirit School Several of you have told me you have some extra time these days given the Covid 19 situation, but I understand that money is tight.  We have worked out with WSET that if you are interested in starting the first part of the [...]

Napa Valley Wine Academy | Oregon Discount

March 16, 2020|Education|

Napa Valley Online Wine Academy is offering a 20% discount to Oregon producers on the following courses. Just enter the code OREGON20 to receive your discount. Oregon Wine Expert American Wine Expert Wine 101 Foundation Online Course 1:1 Wine Expert Coaching Sommday Deductive Tasting Course

Oregon Wine Symposium 2020: Bonus Content Provides Even More Learning Opportunities

January 29, 2020|Oregon Wine Symposium|

BONUS CONTENT PROVIDES EVEN MORE OPPORTUNITIES TO LEARN If you're looking to get even more out of your Symposium education than the Viticulture, Enology and Sales & Marketing tracks offer, check out these bonus sessions—happening during trade show breaks—for extra enrichment: Update from the TTB on the wine label review and approval process Two Roundtable [...]

Oregon Wine Symposium 2020: Pre-Register for Business Planning Workshops

January 27, 2020|Oregon Wine Symposium|

TWO WEEKS TO GO, TWO THINGS TO DO We can't wait to see you in two weeks at the Symposium! Here are two things you can do now to get ready. 1. Pre-Register for Profit Planner and Accounting Workshops A series of business planning workshops will be offered during Symposium to growers and producers interested in [...]

Oregon Wine Symposium 2020: Trade Show Only Tickets Available

January 22, 2020|Oregon Wine Symposium|

TRADE SHOW ONLY TICKETS AVAILABLE Trade show is open Tuesday 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Wednesday 9:45 a.m. - 3 p.m. The Oregon Wine Symposium starts in just under three weeks! The Symposium trade show provides opportunities to network with more than 180 exhibitors, from lawyers to label designers to lab equipment suppliers. If you can't [...]

Oregon Wine Symposium 2020 Features Expanded General Session Content

January 8, 2020|Oregon Wine Symposium|

ONE WEEK LEFT FOR EARLY BIRD PRICING Don't miss the chance to get the lowest prices on your Full Access ticket to the Oregon Wine Symposium. The Early Bird discount of 25% is automatically applied to purchases made by January 15. Get your tickets today! 2020 SYMPOSIUM FEATURES EXPANDED GENERAL SESSION CONTENT The General Sessions [...]