Vacations are a terrific time to introduce the family to new concepts, skills, and experiences outside the usual comfort zone. This year, consider an immersion vacation on a family farm to teach your children about their food, the environment, sustainability, cooperation, and the joys of working together for a common goal. At the Beneficial Farm […]
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Now’s the time to find out the best places to go find apples of gold and red peeping out from under leaves.
Sunset on a recent Saturday night found me sitting out on a farmhouse porch, book in hand, breathing fresh (if slightly animal-scented) air, and gazing out at the trees, fields, and hills stretching out in front of me. It had been another wonderful day spent at Hoehn Bend Farm in Sedro-Woolley, Washington.
The apples and pears are hanging ripe on the trees, just begging to be picked. We’ve found some of the best orchards around the country!
The reasons to take your family on a farm stay are more plentiful than you might think. From education, to surprising entertainment, and community, try a farm for you next getaway!
Roam through rows of cherry trees and strawberries seeking out the sweetest and juiciest fruit. Horray! U-pick season around the country has begun. Here are the best u-pick farms for kids.