Free hay wagon rides for pumpkin picking are available Saturdays and Sundays from Noon until 5PM.
Saturdays 11:00AM Farm Overview - This is a tour around the farm. Learn how ducks, layers, broilers, beef, sheep, and pigs are raised on our farm in an all natural, humane environment. This tour is 1 hour in duration. Tour pricing Adults $15, Children $5. Family Maximum is $30. Children under five are free.
Saturday 12:30PM Milking Lesson - Learn how to milk Mozarella, our milking Devon Cow, a cow with horns that gives milk! Also learn some of the complications in milking and milk handling. Discussion regarding making dairy products. This tour is 90 minutes in duration. Tour pricing $20 each adult or child. If you just want to watch and not really learn to milk yourself, the fee is Adult $15, Children $5. Family Maximum is $30.
Duration 90 minutes
Cost $25 Individual, $30 Family
Age Recommendation: 12 and up
Explore the ethics and design principles behind the permaculture movement while looking at some very practical examples of permaculture in action on our farm. Perhaps the Ellicott City flood wouldn’t have occurred if more attention was paid to permaculture principles.
Water: Our Most Precious Resource
Duration 60 minutes
Cost $15 Individual, $20 Family
Age Recommendation: All Ages
Hands-0n understanding of how one small spring enabled a 19th century dairy operation by providing water and keeping milk cold. Put your hands in the 57 degree tub, help crank up some water yourself. Explore a well sprung from Cockeysville marble, significant in building our country’s memorials.
We accept cash, MasterCard and Visa at the farm for our public tours.
Group Booking Policy
All reservations for groups of 10 or more require full payment at the time of booking the reservation. Please have your credit card information ready when a Farm Tour reservationist calls you to confirm your reservation. If your plans change, you may modify your reservation up to 14 days prior to the original date booked and receive a full refund. Any cancellations that occur after 14 days prior to your scheduled tour date are non-refundable. Cancellations are considered to be a reduction to the number of guests or a cancellation of the entire reservation. Please note that permitted modifications are subject to availability and are limited to adding guests to the reservation or making changes to the tour time and date. Guests are encouraged to arrive early to enjoy the event before their tour time.
Groups under 10
For groups under 10 if you are planning to pay individually or in couples please let us know when you are requesting your reservation or speaking with the reservationist.