Vineyard Manager Says That Decline in Grape Harvest Tied to Millennial Drinking Habits – February 14, 2020

Crack open a bottle of wine for Valentine’s Day today. Local grape growers, faced with declining production, will thank you.

David Cook, who manages vineyards for a number of local producers, was in our studios on other business this week. But we took the opportunity to ask him about a headline we’d seen – that the 2019 grape harvest was down significantly in the county. He didn’t seem too concerned, as he told KRCB News Director Steve Mencher. But he has a theory about the decline…

David Cook will be back with us next week – as he advocates for his candidacy for Sonoma County Supervisor from District One.