2013 Lake County Farm Tour
Friday, November 22, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EST)
Tour a sample of farms that demonstrate the range of agriculture in northwestern Lake County. Bus transportation will be provided, lunch is included.
8:00 am Begin tour at Lake County Extension Discovery Gardens – load buses
9:05 am Tedder Nursery – wholesale propagation nursery.
9:40 am A & A Orchards – U-Pick peaches.
10:20 am Heather Oaks Farm – Bed & Breakfast, U-Pick fruit farm, Louisiana
Iris nursery, and horse farm
11:15 am Grand Oaks Equestrian Resort – 400+ acres of scenic pastures. The
resort is known for carriage driving competitions, polo and a variety
of other horse activities. We will be getting a mini tour of the
carriage museum, breed barn and a carriage driving demonstration.
12:15 pm Lunch at T. G. Deli – Grand Oaks Equestrian Resort
1:10 pm Seaquest Farm Dairy – Dairy Goat operation, with several types of
dairy goats that are used to product milk, soap, and cheeses.
2:30 pm Expected return to Lake County Extension
Some walking is involved and appropriate footwear is recommended.