TheLongShotFarm

@TheLongShotFarm

Growing brambles, grapes and other fruit for making wine on an idyllic little farm north of Carlisle, PA

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Picking #Chambourcin "batch 1" today, to make rosé #winemaking #vineyard

Getting our press ready for harvest #winemaking

Tested our #Chambourcin grapes for ripeness again - sugar levels increased to 19.6 Brix ... almost #harvest time

Picked up more #bottling supplies for this weekend's barrel emptying adventure #winemaking #Chambourcin

Leif enjoying chocolate cake at

Picked #elderberries today - hoping for enough to make a batch of #wine! #berrylover #winemaking

Bringing back a trailer full of used #winemaking equipment - including a Zambelli press!

Different interpretations of the violet daisy at this evening: http://twitpic.com/e91bh7

Different interpretations of the violet daisy at this evening:

Having lots of fun at with in #Carlisle

Thanks to for the great "gender revealing" cake: delicious carrot cake with pink cream cheese icing!

Our friends from Mississippi arrived this afternoon and are already helping to pick #blackberries #berrylover

Full moon reflecting in the ocean on the beach at #HiltonHeadIsland

Finding fossilized shark teeth on the beach #HiltonHeadIsland #Vacation #Beach

Pea harvest so far: 60+ quart jars of canned deliciousness! #growyourown #Canning

First black #raspberry picking this season #berrylover

Another lucky find: a used GLASS #greenhouse!! Disassembling it right now to take home. #growyourown

And we've got #strawberries! #berrylover

Absolutely delicious: home-made #blackberry #icecream - recipe courtesy of

And we have flowering #chives #herbgarden #herbs