Schmidt, Rich


1 hour 5 minutes 39 seconds


July 29, 2020


This interview is with Lauren Eisold of St. Joseph Orchard. In this interview, Lauren talks about how she got into viticulture, how she came to Oregon, and her various work experiences along the way. She also speaks about what she looks for in certain sites, changes she’s seen within the wine industry, her hopes for the future, what she sees for the future for herself, and offers words of wisdom for those looking to enter the industry.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt in Dayton, Oregon on July 29, 2020.


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