Benefiting the environment, the community
and high quality grapes and wine.

"Today we know we can grow our crops and foster environmental quality as well.  Knowing we are stewards here only for a short time we can always improve upon the future...the sustainable workbook provides growers a wonderful tool to do just that."

-David Lucas

New CSWA Video

Using Self-Generation Fuel Cells in Vineyards & Wineries

Watch here

Attend an Upcoming Workshop

To find a workshop in your area to assess or reassess your operation and to learn more about specific practices, visit our Workshop Calendar.

Do an Online Self-Assessment

California vintners and winegrape growers can sign up for a userID and password by completing the participant information sheet. To learn more about the online system visit our Online Self-Assessments.

3rd Edition California Code of Sustainable Winegrowing Workbook

To learn more about the 3rd Edition California Code of Sustainable Winegrowing Workbook, click below:

First Annual California Green Medal: Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards

Applications are being accepted now through January 31, 2015. Visit: for more information or to apply.

Sustainable Water Management Handbook for Small Wineries

This sustainable water management handbook for small wineries provides a set of tools for wineries to achieve goals for sustainable management of winery source water and process water, with the ancillary benefits of increasing energy efficiency and reducing greenhouse gas generation. 

Certified California Sustainable Winegrowing is a certification program that provides verification by a third-party auditor that a winery or vineyard implements sustainable practices and continuous improvement. To learn more click here.