Governor Branstad declares May as Iowa Wine Month

Gov BranstadA group representing the Iowa wine industry attended the Governor’s official proclamation signing on Thursday, May 11, 2017 declaring the month of May as Iowa Wine Month. Representatives in attendance at the proclamation signing were (left to right) Nicole Eilers, Iowa Wine Growers Association; Jorene King, Wines of Iowa; Ron Mark and Shannon Klahr, Summerset Winery; John Barber, The Cellar at White Oak; Iowa Governor Terry Branstad; Bill and Rona Wyant, Fireside Winery/Ackerman Winery; and Mike White, ISU Extension Office.

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The Iowa Wine Growers Association and its membership of wineries, vineyards and other industry members encourage adult residents and tourists alike to help celebrate Iowa Wine Month by visiting wineries across the state and responsibly enjoying a glass of quality Iowa wine. Wineries are holding many events throughout the month of May in celebration of Iowa Wine Month.  Follow us on Facebook for more information on these events and more.


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