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Standards, Self-Assessments & Guidebooks

Vineyard

Sustainable Winegrowing BC Vineyard Standard (2020)

Sustainable Winegrowing BC Vineyard Standard Self-Assessment (2020)

Sustainable Practices for BC Vineyards Guidebook (2016)

Sustainable Practices for BC Vineyards Templates and Checklists (2016)

Winery

Sustainable Winegrowing BC Winery Standard (2020)

Sustainable Winegrowing BC Winery Standard Self-Assessment (2020)

Sustainable Practices for BC Wineries Guidebook (2016)

Sustainable Practices for BC Wineries Templates and Checklists (2016)

Hospitality

Sustainable Practices for BC Winery Hospitality Services - 2016 Guidebook

Please note: The 2016 Guidebooks and Templates and Checklists are meant to be supplemental information for the newly updated Standards. Where templates and checklists exist for requested 'plans' within the 2020 Standards, please determine whether you would like to use the outline suggested in the Standard (2020) or the Template (2016). Where templates exist from 2016 that correspond with the 2020 Standard you will find reference in the Standard.

Also note: The 2016 Hostpitality Guidebook if for further reference. We have included some of its content in the winery standard (2020) and will not move forward with a hospitaility Standard and assessment for the certification program in 2020.

Vineyard Water-Use Efficiency

Tools to Validate Eyes on the Vine Fact Sheet

Full Cost of Water Fact Sheet

Practices for Water Use Efficiency Fact Sheet

Water Use Tracking Tool

Supplemental Support for Water Use Tracking Tool

Vineyard Water-Use Efficiency State of Knowledge and Technology Report

Winery Process Wastewater Management

Winery Process Wastewater Management Handbook

Sustainability in Action Series

Check out the Sustainability in Action stories on our blog for inspirations and ideas to implement in your own vineyard and winery operations.

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