Sign up to become a volunteer at this year’s Wine Experience at the 2015 Iowa State Fair! This year’s fair runs from Thursday, August 13 – Sunday, August 23, 2015. We have time slots for volunteers available from 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., 1:30 – 5:30 p.m. and 5:30 – 9:00 p.m. each day of […]
Thursday, June 4, 2015 | 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. 1951 Food Sciences Building (CCUR Theater), Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 The Midwest Grape & Wine Industry Institute is offering a one-day seminar for winemakers, featuring Doug Manning, BSG Wine Division. During this one-day educational event sponsored by BSG Wine, you’ll learn various aspects of […]
Cassie Bott of Fireside Winery in Marengo has been elected as President and Mike Vincent of Wooden Wheel Vineyard in Keota as Vice President of the Iowa Wine Growers Association Board of Directors. The Board voted on nominations during the March 30 Board Meeting held in Des Moines, Iowa. “I am excited and honored to […]
The Cold Climate Conference hosted by the Minnesota Grape Growers Association will be February 5-7, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Minneapolis, MN. The three day conference is dedicated to cold climate grape growing and wine making and features viticulture, enology and business tracks. This year, IWGA members will receive a discount if they […]
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Experience harvest in Iowa, grape harvest that is! Wineries and vineyards across the state have opportunities for you to help pick grapes and learn a little more about Iowa wine! See the links below for dates and sign up! Breezy Hills Winery, Minden Cedar Ridge Winery, Swisher Cedar Valley Winery, Batavia Fireside Winery, Marengo Park […]