Fermentation Sciences, Value added ag food processing, Agribusiness
Manufacturing cuts across a multiple related sectors (e.g. high tech) and beyond the subset listed here. The sector focus subset ties directly to opportunities with our ag base and with growth in fermentation sciences (wine, beer, cider, and cheese, to name a few). There is a significant amount of food processing and beverage production in the region. In addition, there is potential for growth in outdoor gear/active wear manufacturing.
Columbia Gorge Winegrower’s Association
Market grapes grown and wine produced in the Gorge region.
Learn more at http://www.gorgewine.com.
Breweries in the Gorge (BIG)
Additional information about our region’s breweries can be found at breweriesinthegorge.com.