The California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance was recognized with the Sustainability Award of the Year by The Drinks Business, an industry trade publication based in Europe.
The publication's judges lauded CSWA in the generic organization category for achievements in gaining broad program participation by the state's wineries and vineyards.
They also recognized CSWA's "constant process of review and improvement, as well as the transparency of its reporting," the Alliance said.
Compiled by Cathy Bussewitz. You can send items to firstname.lastname@example.org.