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By Brenton Roy Oasis Farms and Chairman, WAWGG. By Vicky Scharlau Executive Director WAWGG. WAWGG: A look into 2009. Influence and advocate for a positive environment to triple the economic impact and improve profitability of the Washington grape and wine industry by 2020.

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Wawgg a look into 2009

By Brenton Roy

Oasis Farms

and

Chairman, WAWGG

By Vicky Scharlau

Executive Director

WAWGG

WAWGG: A look into 2009


Wawgg a look into 2009

Influence and advocate for a positive environment to triple the economic impact and improve profitability of the Washington grape and wine industry by 2020


Wawgg a look into 2009

“…watching out for your interests…”


Areas of activity

Areas of activity:

  • Leadership within the Industry

  • Unity of the Industry

  • Advocacy on behalf of the industry

  • Education for the industry

  • Research for the industry

  • Marketing (grapes)

  • Association specific/good governance


Wawgg 2009

Advocacy

State

Federal

Education

Research

Leadership

Unity

Association specific

Marketing

WAWGG 2009


Board

Board-

Set policy and direction for the Association based on member input and industry needs


Executive officers

Executive/Officers-

Address issues between board meetings


Member services

Member Services-

Address concerns of current/potential members and review potential benefits or services for members


Research consortium

Research Consortium-

Identify and fund projects that influence sustainability and address short and long term needs of industry


Winewise working group

Winewise Working Group-

To provide input into the initial needs of information for wineries to become more sustainable


Vinewise working group

Vinewise Working Group-

To provide input on technical needs of the Vinewise website and Guide to Sustainability.


Nw foundation block advisory group

NW Foundation Block Advisory Group-

Represent industry interests, advise WSU on management, direction, selections, distribution, testing, policies, procedures, funding, quarantine, program reviews.


Finance

Finance-

Recommendations on fiscal policy and issues to be considered by the board including investments.


Outreach and technology transfer

Outreach and Technology Transfer-

Provide opportunities that keep growers on the leading edge and making informed decisions …annual meeting, trade show, summer tours, grower tours and other special events.


Marketing profitability

Marketing & Profitability-

Strive to optimize supply and demand.-Grower involvement in public wine events hosted by Commission and Auction of Washington Wines-Supply and demand working group-Crop estimating working group


Leadership council

Leadership Council-

Influence industry focus and direction to meet the needs of a changing future.


Northwest viticulture council

Northwest Viticulture Council-

Address regional needs and interests by providing a grower voice on important Congressional and regulatory, as well as intra-industry, issues.


Advocacy

Advocacy-

Provide grower voice on important legislative and regulatory, as well as intra-industry, issues. Address state governmental affairs plus handle legislative tours, PAC funds, lobbying.


Advocacy1

Advocacy

State

Truth in labeling

Extend processor lien

Grower payments

WSU ag initiative

WSU V&E capital budget request

Federal

Truth in labeling

Foundation block funding

National Clean Plant Network

Research


State

State

Truth in labeling bill

Pattern Oregon’s 95%, most other countries

Extension of processor lien bill

Allow growers time during harvest

Grower payments

Paid late or non-pay

WSU ag initiative support

WSU V&E capital budget request

Move request higher on list to finish V&E building


Federal

Federal

Truth in labeling

American appellation defined with %

Foundation block funding

Earmarks at risk, funding for operations

National Clean Plant Network

Prosser’s role and funding options

Research

Access, address priorities, WA needs


Research

Research

National:

National Grape & Wine Initiative (NGWI)

Washington participation

Farm Bill funding for grants

State:

Research Task Force

Implementation plan

Funding and organization options


Education

Education

World-class Annual Meeting, Trade Show

Workshops/Seminars with WSU

Annual Summer Tour

Pesticide Handling in Spanish

Latino Ag Education Program

Technology session like sprayer day

Tailgates

Follow-up from the Wine Industry Summit


Wawgg a look into 2009

“…watching out for your interests…”


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