2015 in the Vineyard & Winery http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/ 2015 in the Vineyard & Winery Case run to Bozeman http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379744 200379744 Beautiful Yellowstone in February http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379745 200379745 High tunnel in dormancy, March http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379746 200379746 Prepping the new land in March http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379747 200379747 Readying the land for tomatoes & peppers Sulfur, peat moss and aged manure compost http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379748 200379748 Sulfite crystals from Frontenac wine Wine when chilled sometimes drops out Potassium bitartrate (cream of tartar) in crystaline form. This softens the wine and keeps the crystals from forming in the bottles. http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379749 200379749 High tunnel ready for planting raspberries March 21: Almost ready to plant. http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379750 200379750 Planting Anne yellow raspberries, Mar 21 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379751 200379751 Haskaps in Blossom: April 2nd http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379752 200379752 Grape budding, April 11th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379753 200379753 Plum blossoms, April 13 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379754 200379754 Carmine Jewel Cherries in blossom May 6 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379755 200379755 Grapes budding, May 6th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379756 200379756 Raspberries emerging, May 6th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379757 200379757 Robin Nest, May 18th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379758 200379758 Haskap colored up, May 22nd http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379759 200379759 Dead prunings, June 4th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379760 200379760 Newborn Robins, June 17th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379761 200379761 Robins 3 days old, June 19th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379762 200379762 Robins 5 days old, June 21 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379763 200379763 6 days old, June 22 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379764 200379764 First yellow raspberry, June 26 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379765 200379765 Fledgling, June 28, 11 days old! http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379766 200379766 Carmine Jewel cherries, July 3 These cherries will be almost black maroon when fully ripe in another 3 weeks. http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379767 200379767 Hornworm, July 25 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379768 200379768 Another new robin, July 25th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379769 200379769 High Tunnel Disaster, July 28 Terrible windstorm on July 27th ripped off covering. http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379770 200379770 Netting ready to spread over vineyard August 6 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379771 200379771 C-Clips hold netting sections together http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379772 200379772 Newly purchased harvest lugs, Sept 3 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379773 200379773 Brianna grape, Sept 5th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379774 200379774 Frontenac Blanc, Sept 5th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379775 200379775 Flat of Frontenac Blanc, Sept 5th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379776 200379776 Flat of unripe Golden Spice Pears Pears should be "lifted" from the tree when lifting the pear against the stem snaps it loose. http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379694 200379694 Golden Spice Pear Sept 6th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379695 200379695 Swenson Red grapes, Sept 10th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379696 200379696 Harvesting Front Gris, Sept 11th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379697 200379697 Main Harvest, Sept 12 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379698 200379698 Bob crushing & destemming, Sept 12th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379699 200379699 Josh with the harvest, Sept 12th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379700 200379700 Pears now ripe, Sept 15th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379701 200379701 New 50 gallon tanks http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379702 200379702 Petite Pearl grapes, Sept 16th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379703 200379703 Nets coming down, Oct 1st http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379704 200379704 Joan J and Anne (Yellow) Raspberries October 6: Look at the size of these beauties! Joan J. is completely thornless. Both of these cultivars are primocane or fallbearing raspberries. http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379705 200379705 Gene Presser's Vineyard, Oct 18th We harvested Marachal Foch, Leon Millot and Marquette grapes at Gene's place on the Flathead, then drove 1750 lbs back to Miles City the same day in our Dodge Grand Caravan! Got home at 3 a.m. http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379706 200379706 Bagged Aronia, thawing, Oct 21. http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379707 200379707 Aronia fresh pressed juice, Oct 21 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379708 200379708 Prepping Swenson Red for burial Oct 30 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379709 200379709 Josh, Bob & Marilyn in the Winery! http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379710 200379710 Swenson Red buried, Oct 31 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379711 200379711 Yellow raspberry wine being pressed November 8th: This becomes our famed White Raspberry Wine. http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379712 200379712 Josh labeling, Nov 16th http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379713 200379713 Repairing the high tunnel, Nov 16th. Today we replaced the skin....it was the last somewhat warm (50s?) and windless day before winter! Got it done!! http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379714 200379714 http://www.tongueriverwinery.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200379937 200379937