Arts and Entertainment
September 19, 2017From: McHenry County Master Gardeners
Take an excursion through McHenry County from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. this Sunday, Sept. 24, to see 12 diversified family farms during the annual Farm Stroll.
The self-guided tour is free, but farmers will sell products and produce (cash only).
Some farms will conduct tours and demonstrations. Families are invited to see an alpaca farm, a hunter/jumper facility, a nursery, orchards, a hydroponic farm and much more. Pets are not allowed.
For more information, visit McHenry County Farm Bureau at mchenrycfb.org; facebook.com/McHenryCountyFarmBureau; 815-338-1520. Or visit the University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners at web.extension.illinois.edu/lm; facebook.com/McHenryCoMasterGardener; 815-338-3737.
Farms on the tour:
Patyk's Farm, 8519 Route 173, Richmond, IL
Von Bergen's Country Market, 9805 Route 173, Hebron, IL
Hephzibah Farms, 13202 Hebron Road, Hebron, IL
Harvard Eggs, Feed and Produce, 17205 McGuire Road, Harvard, IL
Cashmore's Produce and Ponics, 5116 Irish Lane, Harvard, IL
ALsPACAs, 19860 Lembcke Road, Harvard, IL
Thornpaw Lea Farm, 510 S. Menge Road, Marengo, IL
Cody's Farm and Orchard, 19502 River Road, Marengo, IL
Prairie Sky Orchard, 4914 N. Union Road, Union, IL
Marwood-Ridge Dairy, 8016 S. Union Road, Union, IL
Cross Winds Farm, 8905 S. Grant Highway, Marengo, IL
Hoffie Nursery, 17102 Marengo Road, Union, IL