Barney Watson Interview
1 hour 26 minutes 44 seconds
Oral History | Viticulture and Oenology
This interview is an oral history conducted by Linfield College Archives staff Rich Schmidt with Barney Watson of Oregon State University. The interview took place at the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College on September 22, 2015.
Barney Watson was an instructor and Enology Extension Specialist at Oregon State University (OSU) for 28 years, working to develop the best ways to bring grape clones into the Oregon wine industry. In 2004, he co-founded a winery, Tyee. In this interview, Watson discusses how he got into the wine industry, his work at OSU, and his overall wine philosophy.
Watson, Barney, "Barney Watson Interview" (2015). Browse All Oregon Oral History Interviews. Video File. Submission 1.