2018 Maryland Grape & Wine Industry Annual Conference
The Annual Conference is set for Friday, February 9 and Saturday, February 10, at the Sheraton Baltimore North. That's TWO great days of informative presentations on both grape growing and winemaking topics - and don't forget wine tasting too! Agenda details and registration information can be found HERE.
2018 EASTERN WINERY EXPOSITION
EWE returns to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, March 6-8, 2018 where there will be more opportunities for sharing wine, knowledge, tips & techniques, networking, learning, socializing, equipment purchasing and wine tasting. MGGA Members receive a 10% discount. (The discount code can be found in our Members Section). More information available HERE.
STATE BOARD APPROVES INDUSTRY GRANTS
The Maryland Board of Public Works unanimously approved four grants to the industry today. The grants will fund education, vineyard development, research and promotion Read more....
SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES WORKBOOK NOW AVAILABLE
The MGGA has produced a workbook intended to help grape growers meet the increasing environmental and social challenges facing the wine/grape industry. Download your copy today.
MARYLAND VINEYARD CENSUS
The Maryland Grape Industry has certainly changed and grown(!) over the last few years. Details of this growth are revealed in the MGGA's 2014 Maryland Vineyard Census.
2012 SMALL-SCALE AND 'BACKYARD' GROWERS' DISEASE MANAGEMENT GUIDE.
Managing Wine Grape Diseases in Small-Scale Vineyards in Maryland, written by fruit pathologist and MGGA member Dr. Anne DeMarsay, was developed especially for Maryland growers with backyard or small-scale vineyards - those with 200 or fewer vines - who want to produce high-quality fruit for winemaking. The link to this guide can be found in the MGGA Members Section.