Schmidt, Rich


1 hour 24 minutes 48 seconds


July 27, 2020


This interview is with Stephen Hagen of Antiquum Farm. In this interview, Stephen talks about how he got into farming and grapes, what made him passionate about farming, his farming practices, and perspectives on wine and agriculture. Stephen also goes on to speak about how he got to where he is today, and the types of fruit that the site produces. Towards the end of the interview, Stephen talks about how his family has informed his decisions, what it’s like working with his family, how he’s dealing with the recent pandemic, what he hopes to see change in the future for Oregon wine in terms of diversity and inclusion, as well as for himself.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Antiquum Farm on July 27, 2020.


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