National Geographic : 1903 Dec
4 t O From George C. Husmann, U. S. Department ofAgriculture Picking Grapes in California California produces about 22,000,000 gallons of dry and sweet wine yearly. The California Wine Association, at its own wineries in 1902 crushed 150,000 tons of grapes and at its leased wineries enoughmore tomake 225,000 tons. In the fall of 1902 the association paid out in cash over $5,000,000 for grapes. tons. In the fall of Io2 the association paid out in cash over -$5,oo,ooofor grapes.