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(CBS)

California Wine-Grape Growers Celebrating A Record Harvest

California agriculture officials are reporting good news for wine lovers and vineyard operators alike: a record harvest of wine grapes.

02/15/2014

A farmworker picks lettuce in a field. (Hector Mata/AFP/Getty Images)

California Farmers Voice Need For Guest Worker Program; Warn Of Crop Shortage

Farmers said they are having trouble finding enough workers to pick their crops, and may have to switch to machines.

10/30/2013

(CBS)

Fresno Farmworker Hurt In Harvesting Machine Accident Getting $1M Settlement

A Central California farmworker whose arm was mangled in a watermelon harvesting machine is getting a $1 million settlement.

02/04/2013

Grapes at Valley of the Moon Winery. (valleyofthemoonwinery.com)

California Wine Grape Harvest Was Down In 2011; Prices Higher

The late freezes and untimely rain impacted California’s wine grape harvest just as vintners had predicted: The 2011 harvest was down 7 percent to 3.3 million tons.

02/10/2012

NAPA, CA - NOVEMBER 14: Atmosphere at Miner Family Vineyard as part of Aloft Hotels Presents Live in the Vineyard on November 14, 2010 in Napa, California. (Photo by Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images for Aloft Hotels)

California Grape Crop Shows Declining Numbers

Unseasonably cool weather affected the crop for the second straight year.

12/21/2011

Vineyard worker Jimmy Guzman lifts a bucket of zinfandel grapes before dumping them into a bin while harvesting grapes

Wine Country Vintners Race To Finish Grape Harvest Before More Rain

Sonoma Valley winemakers are racing to complete the grape harvest after a weekend storm drenched the vineyards, threatening to mold the grapes.

CBS San Francisco–10/25/2010

Vineyard worker Jimmy Guzman lifts a bucket of zinfandel grapes before dumping them into a bin while harvesting grapes

California Wine Makers Rush To Harvest After Heavy Storms

Sonoma Valley winemakers are racing to complete the grape harvest after a weekend storm drenched the vineyards, threatening to mold the grapes.

CBS San Francisco–10/25/2010

Vineyard worker Jimmy Guzman lifts a bucket of zinfandel grapes before dumping them into a bin while harvesting grapes

Western Vintners Hope Late Harvest Makes Fine Wine

A cool summer along the West Coast has made for a hurried harvest in the nation’s top winemaking regions as growers rush to beat the first frost. Vintners, however, are hopeful the late grapes will make great wine.

CBS San Francisco–10/11/2010

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