Vino Farms, Inc. (San Joaquin County)
Vino Farms, Inc. is multigenerational family business that believes the grapes and wines from our vineyards certified according to California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance Standards are higher quality and reflect the unique qualities of the sites in which the grapes are gown. We believe this because we pay closer attention to all aspects of winegrowing, which leads to higher quality winegrapes and wine and because the sustainable practices in the CSWA program were selected because they lead to higher quality winegrapes.
January 5, 2010
|Gran Vin Lands Vineyard
Below is a sampling of the sustainable practices adopted by the Certified Participant. This is not an exhaustive list of the sustainable practices adopted, but is designed to give you some idea of the types of practices they use to demonstrate the breadth of practices that are included in their sustainability initiative. Please click on the photos to view a larger image.
Choosing the appropriate rootstock for the site.
Appropriate cover crop choice
Vineyard Water Management
Monitoring and data collection
Meeting with the winery and tasting finished wines from our vineyards
Restoration of unfarmed and hard to farm sections of our vineyards to native habitat
Biodiesel and solar energy
Hazardous Material Storage
Environmentally Preferred Purchasing
Neighbors And Community
Agricultural and Winery Chemicals