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Jackson County Family Farmfest

September 15 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

A day down on the farm in Southern Jackson County.

FREE Public Site Tours

Jackson Area Career Center – 6800 Browns Lake Rd.

  • Greenhouse Tour & hydroponic gardening demo
  • Demonstrations by Agriscience students
  • Maze for youngsters
  • See baby calves & piglets
  • More than 13o animals under student care

Choate’s Belly Acres – 11670 Culver Rd., Liberty

  • 1,950 acre operation
  • 490 milk cows, milked three times daily
  • Baby calves up close and personal
  • Veterinary team on hand to answer questions
  • Latest technologies used in large farming operations minimize carbon footprint
  • Kids activities – churning butter; farm charm bracelets

Riddermark Farm – 3435 Jefferson Rd., Clarklake

  • Tour barn and indoor arena
  • Presentations by equine professionals
  • Kickin’ Up Dust Equestrians
  • Cutting Horse Demonstration
  • Petting and photo op with Miss Shadow
  • Equipment and clothing on display
  • Make and take for kids
  • Sweet Corn Boil (season dependent)

 

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Date:
September 15
Time:
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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