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• 7 New Napa Valley Pioneers

7 New Napa Valley Pioneers

Named “Napa” by the area’s native Wappo Indians for its abundant natural resources, this fertile valley boasts a long list of dedicated pioneers. The first was George Calvert Yount who, nearly 190 years ago, established the region’s first homestead and planted its very first grapevines. The Napa Valley pioneers of today are leaders—not only in […]