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OPB Documentary Chronicles Oregon Wine Pioneers

If you are like me and missed last night’s Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB) Oregon Experience documentary on the making of the Oregon wine industry, you are in luck, because there are alternative opportunities to watch it. The hour-long program is desc…

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The Loss of a Legend, Dick Troon

Today we lost Southern Oregon wine pioneer and Troon Vineyard founder, Dick Troon.From planting the first vines in the Applegate Valley in 1972, advocating for viticulture classes at the Rogue Community College, and mistakenly making ‘Druid’s Fluid,’ M…

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