Oral History | Viticulture and Oenology
Solar panels can be seen on the winery roof at Vidon Vineyard in Newberg, Oregon. This image was taken during an oral history interview with Don Hagge on August 3, 2016. Hagge was interviewed by Linfield College Archives staff Rich Schmidt; also in attendance were Linfield College archivist Rachael Cristine Woody and student Shelby Cook.
Don Hagge and his wife Vicki are the co-owners and co-founders of Vidon Vineyard. Hagge, a former scientist for NASA, bought the land in 1999. Situated in the Chehalem Mountains, Vidon Vineyard is a small estate winery that is both LIVE (Low Input Viticulture & Enology) certified and Salmon-Safe.
Linfield College Archives, "Don Hagge Interview 04" (2016). Browse All Willamette Valley Oral History Interview Photos. Image. Submission 235.