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2016 Annual Conference & Trade Show – February 18 – 20, 2016

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The 2016 Annual Texas Wine and Grape Growers Association Conference and Trade Show Presented by Farm Credit was the 40th meeting of members and supporters of the Texas wine and grape industry.

This conference was the largest attended in the history of TWGGA meetings welcoming 116 exhibitors and 694 attendees.

The TWGGA Annual Conference and Trade Show presented by Farm Credit is the perfect opportunity to attend educational seminars, meet suppliers, enjoy Texas wine, and network, network, network!

The conference included educational tracks covering Viticulture, Enology, Legal, and Marketing as well as two days of Exhibitors demonstrating their products and services.

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2017 TWGGA Conference Registration opens July 1, 2016


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Embassy Suites Dallas-Frisco Hotel, Conference Center & Spa

The 2016 Annual Texas Wine and Grape Growers Association Conference and Trade Show Presented by Farm Credit was the 40th meeting of members and supporters of the Texas wine and grape industry.

This conference was the largest attended in the history of TWGGA meetings welcoming 116 exhibitors and 694 attendees.


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Trade Show Exhibitors

Exhibitor About
ACIC Closures ACIC Closures
Booth 202
At ACIC we’re committed to providing the best quality wine corks and closures to the wine market. Our wine corks are traditional, environmentally friendly, all-natural and produced using the latest in technology. Download Company Bio.
AEB Biochemical
Booth 108
AEB USA offers wine product ingredients – yeast, nutrients, bacteria, enzymes, fining agents, stablilizing agents, and filtration equipment. Download Company Bioand Catalog
agajanian logo Agajanian Vineyards & Wine Company
Booth 109
Agajanian Vineyards and Wine Company buys and sells wine grapes in excess of 22,000 tons per year. They are a full service company. Download Company Bio.
agriozein Agriozein International, LLC
Booths 220-222
Agriozein International, LLC, located in the Texas Hill Country, specializes in innovative Ozogation Systems. Download Company Bio.
all american containers logo All American Containers of Texas
Booth 516
All American Containers of Texas is a full line stocking distributor of wine bottles, corks, closures and capsules. Download Company Bio.
Ameritrellis USA
Booth 119
Ameritrellis USA has been manufacturing viticulture applications for over 30 years providing a full line of trellising components. Download Company Bio
Amorim Amorim Cork America
Booth 509
Amorim Cork America sales and management team provides expert knowledge to winemakers, quality assurance managers and wine marketers on all facets of wine cork closures. Download Company Bio.
ample labels Ample Industries, Inc.
Booth 407
Ample Industries provides high quality digital printing services for wineries, distillers, and brewers. Download Company Bio.
Arton Products
Booth 322
Arton Products creates custom engraved and imprinted wine glasses, beer glasses, ceramic coffee mugs, and more. They have been in business since 1986. Download Company Bio
Aspen Packaging
Booth 313
Aspen Packaging provides packaging products to manufacturers and distributors throughout Texas and the Southwest. Aspen Packaging has been in business for 20 years. Download Company Bio
Austin Label Company
Booth 213
Beer, Wine and Spirits labels represent a very competitive area, and often require a variety of specialized techniques to produce. From the simplest single-color beer label to the most sophisticated wine and spirits labels, Austin Label Company can handle any need. Embossing, hot foil stamping and up to 8 colors inline on virtually any substrate highlight our service offerings. Download Company Bio
Barrel Builders
Booth 304
Barrel Builders has been serving wineries throughout the US for more than four decades with both new and used cooperage, re-coopering, and repairs. Download Company Bio
bauerhaus Bauerhaus Design, Inc.
Booth 316
Bauerhaus Design, Inc. is a full service branding, packaging, and web development firm that helps wineries create unforgettable brands across all media. Download Company Bio.
BDi Machinery Sales BDi Machinery Sales, Inc.
Booths 523
BDi Machinery Machinery Sales Inc. is your complete source for sprayers of all sizes, weed sprayers, hedgers, leaf thinners, shredders, cultivators, pruners, mowers, row mulchers, spreaders and much more specialty machinery from around the world. Download Company Bio
bingham family winery Bingham Family Vineyards
Booth 203
The Binghams have been growing premium Texas High Plains AVA grapes for wineries around the State of Texas for over ten years. Download Company Bio
brick packaging Brick Packaging
Booth 218
Brick Packaging Corp. works with a wide selection of wine and food glass suppliers from all over the world, providing a variety of domestic and imported glass bottles, food glass, natural and synthetic corks, oak barrels and oak alternatives at competitive prices. Download Company Bio
Booth 409
BSG supplies the fermentation industry and commercial producers with select ingredients and supplies from around the world. Download Company Bio.
burnet economic development corp Burnet Economic Development Corp.
Booth 616
The City of Burnet, TX is working to attract a winery to join the other businesses in Historic Downtown Burnet. We are offering incentives to to a winery who wants to open in the Texas Hill Country. Download Company Bio
CA_Logo-Lockup-Tagline Carlsen & Associates
Booth 500

Carlsen and Associates provides quality winemaking equipment using quality components and materials coupled with outstanding craftsmanship. Download Company Bio. Carlsen and Associates reference library: http://www.carlsenassociates.com/reference/


Orchard Rite Cascade Wind Machine Service
Booth 117
We produce approximately 70% of the wind machines operational worldwide. Download Company Bio.
cbh insurance CBH Insurance Agency
Booth 614
CBH Insurance is an independent insurance agency with the ability to write insurance for a variety of companies. They specialize in insurance packages tailored for any size winery or vineyard. Download Company Bio.
CDB Project Services, LLC
Booth 522
Whether you are looking for a custom-designed Clean In Place system, new sanitary pumps and valves or a quick consultation on your sewage treatment system to solve a problem, CDB Project Services can meet your needs. Download Company Bio.
city of grapevine City of Grapevine
Booth 204
The City of Grapevine is the designated Christmas Capitol of Texas and a 2012 International Festivals and Events Association World Festival and Event City. Download Company Bio.
F. Colavita
Booth 405
F. Colavita & Son provides high quality California wine grapes and juice. All harvesting, storage, and shipping are under their complete control. Download Company Bio.
collinwood grape Collinwood Grape and Grape Juice
Booth 506


Collinwood Grape and Grape Juice Co. is the largest and oldest wine grape and juice seller in Ohio. Download Company Bio.

Cooperages1912_logo_color Cooperages 1912 Napa
Booth 110
Cooperages 1912 has over a century of experience in the premium wine barrel business. Download Company Bio.
CELLC Large Logo - RGB - 20120516 (1) COReDGE Environmental LLC
Booth 507
COReDGE Environmental, LLC is committed to water and wastewater treatment solutions. Download Company Bio.
criveller Criveller Company
Booth 518
The Criveller Company provides bottling, filtration, and grape-crushing equipment to a wide range of clients. Download Company Bio.
Curtis 1000
Booth 104
Curtis 1000 offers printing of all kinds, promotional products for tasting rooms and general promotional advertising, and direct mail/direct marketing. Download Company Bio.
custome-whine Custom Wine Packaging
Booth 118
Custom Wine Packaging has 40+ years in corrugated design and sales. Download Company Bio.
Della Toffola US
Booths 100, 102
Della Toffola has more than 50 years of experience in the design and manufacture of technologically advanced winemaking equipment. Download Company Bio.
Enartis Vinquiry
Booth 312
Enartis Vinquiry offers a complete range of services and supplies for wineries of all sizes, including laboratory analysis, consulting, lab materials, and winemaking supplies. Download Company Bio.
Englander dZign Pak
Booth 620
Englander dZignPak is a designer and manufacturer of packaging and retail marketing solutions for the Texas Wine Industry. Englander dZignPak is GO TEXAN certified and has been providing shipping boxes and retail advertising products for nearly 50 years. Download Company Bio.
Ewing Irrigation Products
Booth 122
Ewing Irrigation Products, Inc. provides products that includes water management solutions, agronomic supplies, landscape lighting, water features, hardscape and erosion control. Download Company Bio.
exmark logo Exmark Manufacturing
Booth 412
Exmark Manufacturing, in business since 1982, offers a full line of mowers, both walk-behind and commercial riding mowers. Download Company Bio.
Fairhaven Vineyards Fairhaven Vine Nursery
Booth 121

Fairhaven Vine Nursery offers the finest, complete vineyard design and construction. We can supply everything you need from detailed master planning, to all of the fully warranted vines, and custom trellising. With a combined 87 years’ experience, and two Graduate Professional Horticulturists and Viticulturists on Fairhaven’s nationally renowned staff, you will have a vineyard to be proud of. Download Company Bio.

FARM CREDIT wFFC 4c Biostar Farm Credit
Booths 513, 612
Farm Credit Bank of Texas is a cooperatively owned wholesale bank and is part of the nationwide Farm Credit System. Together with our affiliated lending cooperatives, we are the single largest rural lending network serving Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico and Texas. Download Company Bio.
FVW Supply, Division of Fine Vine Wines, LLC
Booths 301, 303, 400, 402
FVW Supply, a division of Fine Vine Wines, LLC is a supplier of wine making equipment and supplies for commercial wineries. Download Company Bio.
Flextank USA
Booths 317, 319
Flextank USA provides a full product line of Tanks, Fermentors, Bins, and Fittings/Valves. Download Company Bio. Download Company Products Brochure.
G3 Enterprises/ DIAM
Booth 414
G3 Enterprises/DIAM are two companies working as one to provide custom and stock closures, custom label printing, full bottling services onsite or mobile, logistics, and a variety of other services to the wine industry. Download Company Bio.
Ganau America
Booth 302
Ganau America has brought the Italian tradition of quality cork production to North America. One of the world’s largest cork producers, Ganau is a pioneer in developing new technologies and advancing best practices for the cork industry. Download Company Bio.
G & D Chillers
Booth 404
G & D Chillers are makers of Industrial Direct Loop Chillers that are engineered for a variety of applications. Download Company Bio.
gearmore Gearmore Inc.
Booth 112
Gearmore Inc. has been selling farm equipment for 50 years. Download Company Bio.
glass tech Glass Tech
Booth 403
Glass Tech offers a full line of stemware, mugs, and cordial glass products. Download Company Bio.
glcc flavors GLCC Co.
Booth 417
GLCC Co. is an R&D oriented flavor house in Paw Paw, MI founded in 1996. We are primarily a flavor house, designing and developing all of our own flavors in both liquid and dry formats. Download Company Bio.
Granbury SolutionsExhibit Hall Coffee Talk Sponsor Granbury Wine Solutions
Booth 413
vinSuite is an innovative suite of wine sales technology solutions powered by Granbury Wine Solutions, a leading provider of hospitality technology. To bring you vinSuite, Granbury brought together the best of the wine industry’s technology companies – eWinery Solutions, WineWare, and WineWeb. Download Company Bio..
green cow compost Green Cow Compost, LLC
Booth 416
Green Cow Compost, LLC brings its customers the necessary additives to enrich your soil and benefit your plants. Download Company Bio.
Gripple Inc.
Booth 115
The name Gripple is synonymous with vineyard and agriculture fencing, trellising, anchoring, and bracing. Download Company Bio.
Gusmer Enterprises
Booth 308
Gusmer Enterprises, Inc. is one of the leading suppliers of processing aids and equipment to the entire beverage industry, focusing on the beer, wine, juice and distilled spirits segments. Download Company Bio.
Hanna_Blue_web_300 Hanna Instruments
Booth 514
Hanna Instruments is a world leading manufacturer of analytical instrumentation with a network of 60 subsidiaries in 43 countries worldwide. We offer over 3,000 products to customers. Download Company Bio.
Hart Label
Booth 515
Hart Label, using state-of-the-art equipment, produces a variety of high quality labels for everything you can imagine. This includes wine, liquor, food, pharmaceutical labels and more! Download Company Bio.
heartland crop insurance Heartland Crop Insurance Agency
Booth 618
Heartland Crop Insurance Agency provides a full line of insurance programs for the grape and wine industry. Download Company Bio. Download Company Brochure.
herrick grapevines Herrick Grapevines
Booth 505
Herrick Grapevines is a licensed propagator of French clones of grape varieties and rootstock selections. Download Company Bio.
HF Hauff Logo H.F. Hauff Company Inc.
Booth 101
H.F. Hauff Company Inc. is a leading company that services and sells wind machines used for prevention of frost in fruit crops. Download Company Bio.
HPWA bottle and Text Temp logo High Plains Winegrowers Association
Booth 512
The High Plains Winegrowers Association promotes the awareness of the superior quality of High Plains wine grapes, advances community awareness of the central importance of the wine grape industry to the local economy, and strives to maximize the quality of High Plains grapes. Download Company Bio.
hoover container solutions Hoover Container Solutions
Booth 419
Hoover Container Solutions provides the highest quality liquid handling solutions and services to the chemical, petrochemical, food and beverage, and other industries. Download Company Bio.
Dan Humphries Sales Company
Booths 602, 604, 606, 608
Dan Humphries Sales Company and the Bull Dancer Bison Ranch specializes in working with the best manufacturers in the wine industry as well as produces Texas Bison meat. Dan represents a variety of companies bringing all of his products to you with a smile! Download Company Bio.
incredible bulk wine company Incredible Bulk Wine Company
Booth 318
The Incredible Bulk Wine Company is a resource management company providing Pacific Northwest bulk wines throughout the United States and beyond. Download Company Bio.
Inland Desert Nursery
Booth 103
Inland Nursery’s Mission is focused on being a family owned and operated company that supplies the cleanest and healthiest grapevines available across North America. They also provide an extraordinarily high level of knowledgeable service to customers. Download Company Bio.
Irrigation-Mart Logo Color W contact info Irrigation Mart
Booth 521
Irrigation Mart has been serving the irrigation needs of its customers for over 35 years. Download Company Bio.
Jacto Sprayers/ Alliance Distributing, Inc.
Booth 219
Jacto Sprayers/Alliance Distributing, Inc. provides specialty sprayers for vineyards, grape growers, nursery, landscape, orchard, and agriculture. Download Company Bio.
laffort Laffort USA
Booth 504
Laffort is a family-owned, Bordeaux-based winemaking product company and has been selling to the wine industry around the world for over 100 years and in the United States for over 15 years. Download Company Bio.
Lafitte Cork & Capsule
Booth 314
Lafitte is a French family with a reputation in the cork industry for supplying the finest cork for over four generations. Download Company Bio.
Midwest Grower Supply
Booth 406
Midwest Grower Supply offers a full line of pesticides, sprayers, harvesters, and Vineyard Mechanization equipment for vineyards. Download Company Bio.
Miramont_Logo-NO-Background Miramont Estate Vineyards
Booth 116
Miramont Estate Vineyards offers award-winning bulk wine to winemakers all over the U.S. and China. Download Company Bio.
Monvera Glass Decor
Booth 421
Monvera Glass Décor is a full-service bottle and glassware labeling company. We specialize in screen printing, etching, and decals for wines, spirits, beers, specialty foods, and more. Download Company Bio.
Nadalie USA
Booth 502
Nadalie USA offers oak wine barrels, oak add-ins, tanks, and casks. Nadalie USA is the oldest full-line, traditional, French-style manufacturing cooperage in the Americas. Download Company Bio.
North Coast Winegrape Brokers
Booth 501
North Coast Winegrape Brokers provide bulk wine and winegrapes from California, Washington, and Oregon. Download Company Bio.
Booth 415
Novavine offers custom grafted grapevines and rootstocks. Download Company Bio.
O-I_85K_RGB O-I Packaging Solutions
Booth 320
As the world’s leading glass container manufacturer, O-I Packaging Solutions has more than a century of experience crafting pure, sustainable, brand-building glass packaging for many of the world’s best-known food and beverage brands. Download Company Bio., Download North America Catalog.
pacific coast chemicals Pacific Coast Chemicals
Booth 114
Pacific Coast Chemicals Co. distributes specialty chemicals and ingredients to the Food, Nutrition and Beverage, Wine and Beer, HI&I/Compounding, Cosmetic and Personal Care, Water Treatment, Environmental and Waste Treatment, Pharmaceutical, Agricultural, Rubber, Plastics and Inks and Adhesives, Building Material, Oil and Gas and finally Paint and Coatings industries. Download Company Bio. Download Company Product Catalog.
Producer Supply 2015 Producer Supply Company
Booth 205
Producer Supply Company is a Texas-based company selling vineyard, harvest and winery supplies and equipment. Download Company Bio.
prospero equipment Prospero Equipment Corp
Booth 503
Prospero Equipment Corp. provides sales, parts, and in-house service of winery equipment throughout North America. Download Company Bio. Download Company Product Catalog. Download CMA Dream Automatic Sorting System Specs.
quality stainless Quality Stainless Tanks
Booth 306
Quality Stainless Tanks offers wine tanks from 500 to 30,000 gallon capacity with a variety of options. Download Company Bio.
queens winery Queens Winery
Booth 120
Queens Winery makes all their wine from honey allowing us to do something truly different yielding amazing results. Download Company Bio.
Regnier Insurance
Booth 215
Regnier Insurance and their dedicated staff provides customized insurance to select niche businesses. They are dedicated to making the insurance process as simple and straightforward as possible. Download Company Bio.
Riedel Crystal
Booth 519
Riedel is recognized worldwide for designing and producing the highest quality glasses and decanters for wine and spirit enjoyment. Download Company Bio.
salisbury creative Salisbury Creative Group
Booth 106
Salisbury Creative Group combines CRM, email marketing, and key account targeting with a focus on business-to-business (B2B). Download Company Bio.
Scott Lab
Booth 401
For over seventy-five years Scott Laboratories has been meeting the needs of the beverage industry with innovative solutions and products including fermentation goods, filtration media, equipment, packaging products and laboratory services. Download Company Bio.
Shur Farms Frost Protection
Booth 217
Shur Farms specializes in agricultural frost protection. The company provides targeted frost protection based on the analysis of each individual growing area using elevation models to identify cold air flow and accumulation areas. Download Company Bio.
S&L Vineyards
Booth 418
Throughout the past decade, their reputation for providing quality grapes and juice has enabled S & L Vineyards to develop lasting relationships with wineries, wine schools, restaurants and home winemakers throughout the United States. Download Company Bio.
southwest ag specialties Southwest Ag Specialties
Booths 311, 410
Southwest Ag Specialties carries a full line of vineyard equipment from the top equipment companies. Download Company Bio.
spectrum wine specialties Spectrum Wine Specialties
Booth 221
Spectrum Wine Specialties, Inc. has served the promotional products industry since 1990. In 2014, the company shifted its focus to the growing wine industry in Texas. Download Company Bio.
superb horticulture Superb Horticulture
Booth 315
Superb Horticulture is a manufacturer of air blast sprayers as well as the distributor for the Perfect, Montana, Berthoud, and Enviromist product lines. Download Company Bio.
texas ag plus Texas Ag Plus
Booth 113
Texas Ag Plus is an irrigation equipment supplier with a full line of vineyard supplies and filter station. Download Company Bio.
texas alcoholic beverage commission Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC)
Booth 206
The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) is the state agency that regulates all phases of the alcoholic beverage industry in Texas. The duties of the commission include regulating sales, taxation, importation, manufacturing, transporting, and advertising of alcoholic beverages.
texas commission on envirnomental quality Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)
Booth 207
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) strives to protect our state’s public health and natural resources consistent with sustainable economic development. Our goal is clean air, clean water, and the safe management of waste.
texas custom wine works Texas Custom Wine Works
Booths 214, 216
Texas Custom Wine Works provides custom Viticulture services that include planting, management, contracting and consulting; custom wine products that encompass still wines to sparkling wines to ciders and meads; and custom crush and winemaking services. Download Company Bio.
Texas Plant & Soil Lab
Booth 101, 200
The Texas Plant and Soil Lab is dedicated first and foremost to the needs of the agricultural community — to the farmers and the growers. They provide soil, plant, water, heavy metals, and compost testing. Download Company Bio
texas tech university Texas Tech University Viticulture and Enology Program
Booth 208
Texas Tech University offers a variety of educational programs in support of the Texas wine industry. Download Company Bio.
TBWinePak-noTag TricorBraun WinePak
Booths 105, 107
TricorBraun WinePak provides high quality wine bottles, closures, capsules, kegs, and pouches. Download Company Bio. Download Company Brochure.
trysk print solutions logo Trysk Print Solutions
Booth 423
Trysk Print Solutions was founded in 2008 with the purpose of bringing excellent labeling and packaging to the wine, spirits, and beverage industry. Download Company Bio.
Vineyard Industry Products
Booth 223
Vineyard Industry Products is your #1 trellis supplier providing stakes, posts, wire, anchors, and many more products for your vineyard needs. Download Company Bio. Download Product Information.
Booth 508
VingDirect offers direct-to-consumer marketing expertise. The company provides a tasting room dashboard for displaying monthly goals and a daily performance; sales training for the tasting room team; and consultation to increase sales and performance. Download Company Bio.
vintage nurseries and mercier Vintage Nurseries
Booth 212
Vintage Nursersies is #1 for certified grafted and own rooted grapevines, cuttings, and rootstock rootings. Download Company Bio.
Vintner’s Vault
Booths 201, 300
Vintner’s Vault realizes the needs of winemakers and wineries to have an outlet for high quality wine making equipment and supplies, as well as a staff who has firsthand knowledge and expertise of using these products. The company offers all products needed to make your top quality wine. Download Company Bio.
VinTrace VinTrace
Booth 305
VinTrace provides a revolutionary cloud-based platform for wineries to track and manage production. Download Company Bio.
west coast bottles West Coast Wine Bottles
Booth 123
West Coast Bottles provides quality wine and specialty bottles including olive oil bottles. Download Company Bio.
wildroot organic Wildroot Organic Inc.
Booth 520
Wildroot Organic offers an easy-to-use system of concentrate and fertilizer products that work on any kind of plant, flower, tree or crop. Download Company Bio.
WineCountryDryGoodsLogo-FullLine_Transparent Wine Country Dry Goods
Booth 517
Wine Country Dry Goods offers unique kitchen towels with original art and recipes using wine painted on the towels. Download Company Bio. Download Company Brochure.
Winery Pak Insurance Programs
Booth 307
Winery Pak Insurance Programs offer customized insurance programs to meet the individual needs of each customer. Download Company Bio.
Wines & VinesAnnual TWGGA Sponsor Wines & Vines
Booth 209
Wines and Vines is the premier, full service media, education, and data company for the wine industry. Download Company Bio.

Future Dates

February 16-18, 2017
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February 22-24, 2018
Omni Hotels and Resorts Mandalay Dallas and the Irving Convention Center

February 21-23, 2019
Embassy Suites San Marcos Hotel, Conference Center & Spa

February 20-22, 2020
Omni Hotels and Resorts Mandalay Dallas and the Irving Convention Center