Schmidt, Rich


1 hour 05 minutes 36 seconds


June 13, 2019

Interview Summary

This interview is with Ed King, of King Estate. In this interview, Ed discusses how he got into wine, and the challenges that came with running the business. He then goes on to talk about the importance of organic and biodynamic farming at King Estate, projects like the Oregon Solidarity Project, and what makes Oregon unique with its collaborative spirit. Towards the end of the interview, Ed talks about his experience with being in a family business, and what he sees for the future of the Oregon Wine Industry.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at King Estate on June 13, 2019.


Some oral history interviews are conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations.