wine industry

  • August 25, 2014  

    Northern California’s Napa Valley began to assess the damage caused by a 6.0 earthquake on Sunday — the largest quake to rock the region since 1989. At least 90 homes and buildings were deemed unsafe for occupancy, while the wine industry suffered losses from broken bottles, barrels and lost tourism dollars. Special correspondent Spencer Michels reports. Continue reading

  • January 1, 2013  

    With more than 700 vineyards, Washington state has become a premier location for viticulture. One community college has created a winemaking degree that fosters economic, environmental and cultural sustainability in and around the city of Walla Walla where vineyards continue to sprout. Special correspondent John Tulenko reports. Continue reading