wine

Wildfire smoke affects harvest season

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Farming comes with all kinds of challenges. Not enough rain, too much rain, harmful insects and something Rogue Valley farmers have become all too familiar with: smoke. “It’s ready to be harvested. There’s no smoke smell to it at …

Roxyann Winery re-hires 85% of staff

MEDFORD, Ore. — Some small businesses here in the Rogue Valley are now getting federal assistance through the Payroll Protection Program. It’s part of congress Cares Act and is designed to help companies dealing with losses due to the pandemic. “We were …

Oregon Wine Experience kicks off opening night

JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — The four-day “Oregon Wine Experience” kicked off the opening night by celebrating the top wines in the state! Tonight, participants got to review the newly crowned winners of the Oregon Wine Competition tasting wines that won silver, gold, double …

Biodynamic farming rises in southern Oregon

APPLEGATE VALLEY, Ore.– Farming but without the pesticides. It’s what many consumers want and what many farmers are trying to do. Now, a winery in the Applegate Valley has taken organic farming one step further by using a method that is gaining …