Commit your Sunday afternoon checking out two farms in Clay County. Enjoy discovering and sampling from the farms who are performing to guarantee their people and communities have domestically developed foodstuff.
The S.D. Specialty Producers Affiliation (SDSPA) and place producers have coordinated this approaching tour to showcase specialty crops and the area foodstuff field on July 17. The air-conditioned bus will depart from Sioux Falls at 12:30 p.m. (CT). An additional pick-up web site is positioned in Beresford at 1 p.m.
Buses will vacation to farm web sites, with tours long lasting a single hour at every single farm. Contributors will return to Sioux Falls by 6 p.m.
Our initially cease will be at Prairie Moon Herbs, where by site visitors will tour the field backyard, say hello there to the llamas, and then see the flower backyard garden & fruit trees. Prairie Moon Herbs provides dried herbs and tea blends, and readers will be capable to see the place both tea and honey is processed on the farm.
The 2nd end will be at Stone’s Toss Acres, a farm that brings the viewpoint of a commencing farmer rising and creating an array of foodstuff including herbs, honey, fruits, and far more when concentrating on the five principles of soil health and fitness.
In addition to sharing how healing the soil is making a distinction on their farm, they will be displaying how they keep bees obviously, started out an orchard, integrate livestock, and sustain a backyard garden.
Bring your relatives and love an afternoon finding out about how your food items is created. Youth are welcome but will need to have a ticket procured for their seat. You will be a guest on tour hosts’ house, so you should use prevalent feeling and observe instructions. You appear at your own hazard. You may want to deliver a little cooler for purchases.
The function is hosted by SDSPA and supported by the Specialty Crop Block Grant program.