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Record Washington winegrape harvest in 2014

The 2014 winegrape harvest in Washington totalled a record 227,000 tons, an eight per cent increase over the year before, the industry reported. Last year was the third record harvest in a row, and if the weather cooperates, the industry group Washington State Wine expects 2015 will be another top year, The Yakima Herald-Republic reported Tuesday. The wine industry is growing, and new plantings are beginning to produce fruit, said Steve Warner, president of Washington State Wine. The organization based in Seattle represents licensed wineries and grapegrowers in the state.

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