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Farmer's Apprentice Tour

Farmer's Apprentice Tour

Get hands-on farm experience with the animals. Milk a cow, bottle feed a calf, venture inside the chicken coop, and interact with other farm animals. Recommended for all ages.

The farmer's apprentice gets hands-on experience during the guided tour of a working farm.  Milk a cow, bottle feed baby calves, venture inside the chicken coop, and tour the barns.  When tours include 10+ participants, a 15-min wagon ride will also be included.

What's Included:

  • Farm tour
  • Experiential learning for participants of all ages
  • Wagon ride (weather-dependent, for tours with 10+ participants)

What to Bring:

  • Old sneakers, boots, or other closed-toe shoes with good traction
  • Sweater
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera

  • Duration : 75 Minutes (approx.)
From USD $16.00

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Farmer's Apprentice with Homemade Ice Cream Tasting and Demo × × × × × × ×
Farmer's Apprentice with Homemade Ice Cream Tasting and Demo

Farmer's Apprentice with Homemade Ice Cream Tasting and Demo

In addition to the Farmer's Apprentice tour, enjoy the sweet taste of homemade ice cream - an authentic farm-to-table option. Create a batch of ice cream, set the machine, and sample homemade ice cream with your choice of toppings.

The Homemade Ice Cream Tasting and Demo is available before the Farmer's Apprentice tour.  

The Homemade Ice Cream is recommended for all ages, and provides an opportunity to learn how milk turns to ice cream, and to taste the sweet results.  Participants begin by creating a batch of ice cream and learning what exactly goes into the recipe.  After all the ingredients are added and the machine starts to turn the cream (a process which takes 40 minutes), the group samples a batch of ice cream made during the previous session.  Small batches (1 gallon) are made during classes, and the flavor of ice cream varies according to the season (vanilla is standard).  

What's Included:

  • A delicious refresher to go along with the Farmer's Apprentice tour
  • Homemade ice cream
  • An authentic farm-to-table experience

Farmer's Apprentice

The farmer's apprentice gets hands-on experience during the guided tour of a working farm.  Milk a cow, bottle feed baby calves, venture inside the chicken coop, and tour the barns.  When tours include 10+ participants, a 15-min wagon ride will also be included.

What's Included:

  • Farm tour
  • Experiential learning for participants of all ages
  • Wagon ride (weather-dependent, for tours with 10+ participants)

What to Bring (for the Farmer's Apprentice tour):

  • Sneakers, boots, or other closed-toe shoes with good traction
  • Sweater
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera

  • Duration : 120 Minutes (approx.)
From USD $25.00

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Farmer's Apprentice with Artisan Cheesemaking and Tasting × × × × × × ×
Farmer's Apprentice with Artisan Cheesemaking and Tasting

Farmer's Apprentice with Artisan Cheesemaking and Tasting

In addition to the Farmer's Apprentice tour, learn the fundamentals of artisan cheesemaking. Transform milk into curds and whey, learn about the ingredients, and become equipped to try it at home. Recommended for adults and children 10+.

The Artisan Cheesemaking and Tasting is available before the Farmer's Apprentice tour.  

During this workshop, participants join an instructor at the farmhouse to learn how to make queso blanco, a simple, white soft cheese.  Participants work in small groups to perform each step of the cheesemaking process: learning about basic components and equipment, heating the milk and watching the transformation of milk into curds and whey, draining the curd in a cheesecloth, and sampling their own batch at the end of the workshop. Participants learn about the difference between soft and hard cheeses, and play "cheese jeopardy" while waiting for the milk to heat.  

What's Included:

  • A delicious experience to go along with the Farmer's Apprentice tour
  • Cheesemaking class (approx. 60 min)
  • Sample of your own freshly-made artisan soft cheese 

Farmer's Apprentice

The farmer's apprentice gets hands-on experience during the guided tour of a working farm.  Milk a cow, bottle feed baby calves, venture inside the chicken coop, and tour the barns.  When tours include 10+ participants, a 15-min wagon ride will also be included.

What's Included:

  • Farm tour
  • Experiential learning for participants of all ages
  • Wagon ride (weather-dependent, for tours with 10+ participants)

What to Bring (for the Farmer's Apprentice tour):

  • Sneakers, boots, or other closed-toe shoes with good traction
  • Sweater
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera

  • Duration : 120 Minutes (approx.)
From USD $25.00

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Farmer's Apprentice with Goat's Milk Soapmaking × × × × × × ×
Farmer's Apprentice with Goat's Milk Soapmaking

Farmer's Apprentice with Goat's Milk Soapmaking

In addition to the Apprentice tour, learn how to make soap from goat milk, lye, and oils. See each step of the process together with an instructor, and become equipped to try it at home. Recommended for adults and children older than 10.

The Goat's Milk Soapmaking is available is before the Farmer's Apprentice tour.  

During this workshop experience, participants join an instructor to learn how to make homemade goat's milk soap. Participants work with the instructor to perform each step of the soap-making process: measuring out the ingredients, blending them, and placing the soap in a mold to harden. Each participant will leave with a bar of goat's milk soap from a previous class that has already hardened and cured.

What's Included:

  • A homesteading workshop to go along with the Farmer's Apprentice tour
  • Soapmaking class (approx. 45 min)
  • Sample of a homemade bar of goat's milk soap (hardened and cured from previous class)

Farmer's Apprentice

The farmer's apprentice gets hands-on experience during the guided tour of a working farm.  Milk a cow, bottle feed baby calves, venture inside the chicken coop, and tour the barns.  When tours include 10+ participants, a 15-min wagon ride will also be included.

What's Included:

  • Farm tour
  • Experiential learning for participants of all ages
  • Wagon ride (weather-dependent, for tours with 10+ participants)

What to Bring (for the Farmer's Apprentice tour):

  • Sneakers, boots, or other closed-toe shoes with good traction
  • Sweater
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera

  • Duration : 120 Minutes (approx.)
From USD $25.00

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Farming 101 (for Groups of 20+) × × × × × × ×
Farming 101 (for Groups of 20+)

Farming 101 (for Groups of 20+)

Join an abbreviated, guided farm tour. Visit the cows, interact with small animals, and learn about a working farm.

Join a guided walking tour of a homestead farm.  Visit the cows and calves and interact with small animals.  Learn how cows turn feed into milk, why our cows wear earrings, and learn all about a farmer's day.

What's Included:

  • Farm tour

What to Bring:

  • Old sneakers, boots, or other closed-toe shoes with good traction
  • Sweater
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera
  • Bottle of water


  • Duration : 60 Minutes (approx.)
From USD $12.00

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Homemade Ice Cream Tasting and Demo × × × × × × ×
Homemade Ice Cream Tasting and Demo

Homemade Ice Cream Tasting and Demo

Enjoy the sweet taste of the homemade ice cream - an authentic farm-to-table option. Create a batch of ice cream, set the machine, and sample homemade ice cream with your choice of toppings. Recommended for all ages.

The Homemade Ice Cream Tasting and Demo can be combined with a Farmer's Apprentice tour (the Apprentice tour must be reserved separately)

The Homemade Ice Cream is recommended for all ages, and provides an opportunity to learn how milk turns to ice cream, and to taste the sweet results.  Participants begin by creating a batch of ice cream and learning what exactly goes into the recipe.  After all the ingredients are added and the machine starts to turn the cream (a process which takes 40 minutes), the group samples a batch of ice cream made during the previous session.  Small batches (1 gallon) are made during classes, and the flavor of ice cream varies according to the season (vanilla is standard).  

What's Included:

  • A delicious refresher to go along with the Farmer's Apprentice tour
  • Homemade ice cream
  • An authentic farm-to-table experience



  • Duration : 45 Minutes (approx.)
From USD $10.00

Enter Number of Participants *

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