Unfortunately, wine grapes have been looped into FDA’s Produce Safety Rule in the Food Safety Modernization Act, in spite of the fact that they are not consumed fresh off the vine. The California Association of Winegrape Growers (CAWG) has been employing every effort in fighting the unreasonable regulations associated with this, and working to get an exemption. Watch this brief video interview with John Aguirre, President of the association as he provides an update on their progress at the CAWG summer conference in Napa.

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  1. Barbara Webb

    August 24, 2017 at 6:32 pm

    I’m looking to find concord grapes to be shipped to Canyon Country, CA – please let me know if you do – thank you

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