Potential for Virginia White Oak in the Chilean Wine Industry

Henry Quesada, assistant professor in our Department, and Joel Stopha, Wood Products International Marketing Specialist at the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, visited Chilean wineries and cooperages during July, in order to identify potential opportunities for Virginia white oak producers in the Chilean wine industry. Some of their findings are described in this article

International marketing for forest products industries workshop planned for October

Virginia Tech’s College of Natural Resources and Virginia Cooperative Extension will hold a workshop on International Marketing for Forest Products Industries on Oct. 20, at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service Wood Education and Resource Center in Princeton, W.Va. See more here.