Founded by the BC Wine Grape Council Sustainability Committee; SWBC identifies and promotes sustainable practices for grape growing, wine production, and winery hospitality services that will support a viable, competitive and continually improving wine industry.

The BC Wine Grape Council is proud to announce that we are offering our Best practices guide free to download. Contents include grapevine development, vineyard establishment, vineyard maintenance, crop protection, and more.

Current or upcoming events

Monday, January 09, 2017
Okanagan Computer Lab at Vintage View Centre 203-3500 Carrignton Rd. West Kelowna
Get the help you need to complete your 2016 sustainability assessment by attending a free workshop...

The 18th Annual Enology & Viticulture Conference

Monday July 17 and Tuesday July 18, 2017

This exciting international event provides opportunities to learn about leading edge research and technology for vineyards and wineries and to network work with over 300 delegates.  With over 100 Exhibitors the tradeshow is an excellent venue to learn and get advice on new products, supplies, and equipment.

Registration Opens Spring 2017

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British Columbia Grape Industry Needs a Comprehensive Approach for the Management of Grapevine Leafroll Disease - new publication released! BCWGC