Sweepstakes Winning Wines Announced for Sonoma County Harvest Fair

Davis Family Vineyards, Balletto and Gloria Ferrer take home top awards The 2017 Sonoma County Harvest Fair Awards Night, sponsored by American AgCredit, took place on Sunday, October 1 at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts. As the approximately 500 guests gathered, anticipation grew before the winners of the 2017 Sweepstakes Wine titles were…

Francis Ford Coppola Winery Honored as Sustainability Leader in Wine Industry

Geyserville Winery named 2017 Sonoma County Harvest Fair Sustainable Producer/Maker For over forty years, the Coppola family has been committed to producing quality wine through environmentally responsible practices. The winery’s sustainability approach includes seeking innovative ways to improve efficiency, minimize impacts on the environment and foster a nurturing habitat for wildlife, staff and the public….

Patrick W. Emery Named Harvest Fair’s 2017 Friend of Sonoma County Agriculture

Highly regarded trial lawyer with a passion for agriculture to be honored Sunday, October 1 at Luther Bank Center for the Arts From raising a barn and establishing an educational endowment fund for kids in agriculture, to representing clients in large case commercial litigation involving issues of agricultural production and financing, Patrick W. Emery knows…

Joe & Steve Dutton Named 2017 Sustainable Farmers

Brothers recognized for their world class grapes, sustainable farming practices and community leadership In 1964, The Dutton Ranch was created by Joe & Steve’s parent, Warren & Gail Dutton. The family started farming French colombard grapes and apples at their Graton ranch, west of Sebastopol. Continuing this family legacy, 5th generation farmers, Joe and Steve…

2017 Professional Food Competition Results

Sonoma County Harvest Fair Names Winners of 2017 Professional Food Competition Award-winning foods featured in the Grand Tasting, October 6-8 With the wide variety of culinary genius and quality ingredients available in Sonoma County, it’s hard to imagine a better place to be than in a room filled with foods crafted by the area’s top…