farm tour

Participating Farms and Kids Activities

Each farm will host a different free kids activity, enabling young visitors and the young at heart to get up close and personal with diversified, family farms supporting sustainable agriculture.

Click Here for a printable event brochure including farm locations and map.

1. Kriss Marion
Circle M Farm
http://www.circlemfarm.com
1784 County Rd H, Blanchardville, WI, 53516
608-523-4341
Kids Activity: Get wild and wooly with spinning demonstrations and a variety of wool felting activities using colored locks, rovings and a mess of slime and water. Wear boots to visit the animals!

UPDATE: Lucky Dog Farm Stay will no longer be on the August 5th Tour due to a family emergency. Please mark this change on your printed brochure or flyer.

2. Lori Stern & Leanne Powers
Lucky Dog Farm Stay
http://www.luckydogfarmstay.com
W7080 State Road 39, New Glarus, WI 53574
608-636-0064
Kids Activity: Tour the farm, stopping to see the various animals and the gardens and using a ‘farm passport’ to create pencil rubbings of the old stone foundation of the barn, various animal foot prints, and some vegetables too.

3. Lindsey Morris Carpenter & Gail Carpenter
Grassroots Farm
http://www.grassrootsfarmllc.com/
N4596 Dutch Hollow Road, Monroe, WI  53566
608-938-1550
Kids Activity:  “Build a Bouquet” and learn about cut flower growing and harvesting. Leave with a colorful, big bouquet for your family!

4. Lisa Kivirist
Inn Serendipity Farm and Bed & Breakfast
http://www.innserendipity.com
W7843 County Road P, Browntown, WI  53522
608-329-7056
Kids Activity:  Discover the power of renewable energy by making snacks in the solar oven and explore the farm – from solar panels to summer squash — with an “Inn Serendipity Sleuth Scavenger Hunt.”

5. Joylene Reavis
Sugar Maple Emu Farm
http://www.sugarmapleemu.com
W805 Pedee Rd, Brodhead, WI 53520
608-897-8224
Kids Activity: After a video introducing emus, we’ll tour the pen to see the emus up close, and visit the “Emu Store” for fun activity sheets, a piece of emu egg shell and a special “I Saw the Emu” sticker.

6. Sue Ellen Thompson-Link
Kinkoona Farm
http://www.baabaashop.com
16734 W. Dorner, Brodhead, WI , 53520
608-897-3983
Kids Activity: Discover processing of wool from the sheep to the product. Different stations will explain the various steps and care of the various wools.

7. Dela Ends
Scotch Hill Farm
http://www.scotchhillfarm.com
910 Scotch Hill Rd, Brodhead, WI 53520
608-897-4288
Kids Activity: Explore the bean teepee, transplant a few fall veggie plants to take home, visit the goats, snack on some veggie treats fresh from the garden.

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