The Iowa Wine Growers Association is proud to host the 2014 Iowa Wine and Grape Awards in honor of Iowa’s most outstanding vineyards, wineries, industry partners and retailers. The awards will be given in conjunction with the IWGA Annual Conference. Members will have the opportunity to vote to select the final winner in each category. […]
During the Iowa State Fair, the WHO-TV Agribusiness Report highlighted the Iowa Wine Industry and the Iowa Quality Wine Consortium program.
$25 per entry Entries due July 1, 2013 Judging occurs July 27, 2013 Entry Eligibility: The ICWA State Fair Iowa Wine Commercial Competition is open to commercial Iowa wineries only. Entries must be made from grapes or fruit that can be grown in Iowa. Only wines commercially available by the date of the competition may […]
The following article can originally be found at Winechick’s Weblog. Thanks to Penny Fitzgerald for this information and for the photo. —— The Iowa Wine Growers Association (IWGA) sponsored its first ever Amateur Wine Making Competition on March 14, 2013, in conjunction with its Annual Conference. Sixty-four wines were entered by 16 Iowa (or IWGA member) amateur […]
A robust learning program is underway to prepare retailers, applicators and farmers for the planned 2014 commercial introduction of the Roundup Ready® Xtend Crop System, pending regulatory approvals. Designed to give farmers consistent, flexible control of tough-to-control and resistant weeds, the Roundup Ready Xtend Crop System will introduce Roundup Ready® 2 Xtend soybeans, which contain glyphosate […]
IWGA Members: As you know the number of Iowa wineries and vineyards have quadrupled in the state over the past 20 years and with that has come many new resources to our state; including the Iowa Wine and Beer Promotional Board, field experts in Viticulture through Iowa State University Extension, collaboration from members of the […]