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Oregon seeing red in its dispute with California winery
Both the U.S. Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau and Oregon’s liquor agency have ruled that Copper Cane’s labels have been misleading.

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California winery to change labels for Oregon brands
California winery to change labels for Oregon brands
A Napa Valley winery at the center of a labeling dispute in Oregon has agreed to put new labels on two brands of Oregon Pinot noir, including Elouan and The Willametter Journal.
Thanksgiving in wine country
Thanksgiving in wine country
Wine Country Thanksgiving is Nov. 23-25 in Oregon’s Willamette Valley, an historically significant sales weekend for the region’s rapidly growing wine industry.
Feds: California vintner can’t use Oregon label on his wines
A major California wine producer must stop using labels that imply a connection to Oregon pinot noir grapes
California recommends restrictions for popular pesticide
The DowDuPont pesticide chlorpyrifos is currently used on about 60 different crops.
Judge blocks Cosmic Crisp information release
Judge blocks Cosmic Crisp information release
A freelance journalist seeking financial and marketing information about Washington’s new Cosmic Crisp apple has been temporarily blocked by a judge at the request of a company promoting the apple.
Trump right and wrong on ‘French’ wine tariffs
U.S. President Donald Trump is partly right but far from completely correct when he says that France's "big tariffs" make it hard for American vintners to sell their wines to the French
Gene-edited food is coming, but will shoppers buy?
Gene-edited food is coming, but will shoppers buy?
First foods made from gene-edited plants getting close to the grocery aisles, a different technology than today's GMOs but will shoppers buy?
Judge denies injunction in hop dispute
Judge denies injunction in hop dispute
Bintani, an Australian brewery supplier, hasn’t proven an injunction is warranted in its lawsuit with Yakima Chief Hops of Yakima, Wash.
Foreign guestworker advertising rule may change
Foreign guestworker advertising rule may change
A proposed rule change could save farmers nationwide, using H-2A foreign guestworkers, millions of dollars in advertising for domestic workers.
Hazelnut yields fall short of expectations
Hazelnut yields fall short of expectations
After the USDA predicted a record hazelnut crop in 2018, yields are coming in short of expectations, according to Oregon processors.

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