Sustainability in Action - Riverbench Vineyard

08/17/2022 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM PT


  • Free


Riverbench Vineyard & Santa Barbara Tasting ROom
6020 Foxen Canyon Road
Santa Maria, CA 93454
United States of America


A one-hour event for hospitality and sales staff of local SIP Certified properties to learn about the program and experience sustainable winegrowing practices in action with a property tour.

  • 30-minute indoor presentation by SIP Certified covering:
    • The 3 P's: People, Planet, and Prosperity
    • Consumers want sustainable products!
    • Talking with customers about sustainability
  • 30-minute vineyard/ winery tour with farmer/ winemaker showcasing the property and what is happening during harvest
    • Fruit harvesting
    • Harvest logistics
    • Bird control
    • Crush pad activities
    • Any other sustainable practices