School Tours

Educational Farm and Orchard School Tours 2017

 

Teach your students an important lesson and show them where food comes from. Take your students on a tour of Farmer Dave’s!

Every tour given is a personalized and age appropriate guided tour which supports the educational curriculum.

Tours at Farmer Dave’s home farm in Dracut will take place on Fridays
(September 15, 22, 29 and October 6 and 13). Contact the farm for availability.

Hop on a guided hayride through a working farm. The hayride will pass by greenhouses and various fruit and vegetable crops on the way to the orchard where you will pick your own apples. The group will then head back to the barn for an educational activity and a snack.

Tours of Farmer Dave’s location at Hill Orchard in Westford take place on Thursdays (September 14, 21, 28 and October 5 and 12). Contact the farm for availability.

Take a guided hayride through the apple and stone fruit orchard. The hayride will stop for you to pick your own apples and then will head back for an educational activity and snack.

Farmer Dave’s Tour Pricing:

Apple tour with ¼ peck of apples: $6.00 per person.  With cider donut and cold beverage: $8.00.

Apple and pumpkin combo tour with ¼ peck apples and a small sugar pumpkin: $8.00.  With cider donut and cold beverage: $10.00.

Tours are 60 minutes in length. Apple activity packs are sent home with each student.

Tour Times: 9:15, 10:30, 11:45 and 1:00

Afternoon reservations for groups are also accepted.  Please contact the farm for availability.

farm@farmerdaves.net    

Farmer Dave’s 437 Parker Road, Dracut Ma, 01826

Hill Orchard 4 Hunt Road, Westford Ma, 01886