Elizabeth Candelario – Biodynamics

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In addition to her work at Quivira, Elizabeth held winery management positions including Director of Consumer Sales and Marketing for Chateau Montelena and V.P. Sales and Marketing for Pezzi King Vineyards. Her brand marketing and sales strategies included environmental, cause marketing and cultural campaigns.

Demeter USA is part of Demeter International, which is a worldwide assembly of Demeter member country organizations. Demeter was founded in Europe in 1928, and now operates in 52 countries around the world.

Biodynamic agriculture is a holistic and regenerative farming system that represents the highest paradigm of sustainability. The intention behind the product processing standards (there are fifteen in all, including wine) is to allow the integrity of the Biodynamic agricultural ingredients to define the finished product. Demeter remains the oldest ecological certification organization in the world.