FARM TOURS

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29TH

On Saturday, September 29th, Mountain Harvest welcomes back the much celebrated free farm tours.

 

Don’t forget your shopping baskets as each farm will have fresh goods for purchase, including gourmet cheese, gorgeous produce, wines, wool and more! We would like to thank Valley Organic Grower’s Association for their help in organizing this event.

 

For more information, or to become a member, visit http://www.vogaco.org/.

*Harvest is the busiest time of year on the farm, so we ask that guests please respect each farm’s open hours.

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Desert Weyr, LLC
16870 Garvin Mesa Road, Paonia, CO
970.527.3573

Desert Weyr, LLC raises performance recorded grass fed Black Welsh Mountain sheep. We have frozen sheep meat and wool products including yarns and roving for spinning for sale at our farm store. We occasionally have frozen chicken and fresh Jonathan apples from our heirloom orchard planted in 1905.

Open 10am-2pm

Farm Tours - Gray Acres

Gray Acres Farm
12273 Crawford Rd. Paonia, CO 81428
(970) 778-9512

Jacob and Sharon Gray raise pastured poultry, pastured dairy goats, breeding bucks, and scottish highland cows. We also produce vertically grown strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, and low-sugar jams sold locally and through on-farm pickup. Come meet our livestock guardian dog Chewy and tour the farm!

Open 10am-2pm

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The Living Farm
39776 Green Tractor Road,
Paonia, CO
info@thelivingfarm.org

Are you looking for a farm adventure? Take the interactive farm tour at The Living Farm to experience a working organic farm first hand. Explore innovative food growing areas and learn about sustainably grown meat and eggs. Pet the farm animals, and see the original farm equipment, and learn how you can grow a High Performance Garden at home. Farm Market & Tours open all summer long, Thursday through Sunday from 1-6 PM.

Stop by 10am-2pm

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Small Potatoes Farm
40575 O Road Paonia, CO
970.527.4051

Small Potatoes Farm is a vegetable market farm that nurtures its soils with compost and green manure cover crops. The Farm produces vegetables year round with various season extension methods. By encouraging a diverse ecosystem full of life, the Farm produces healthful and delicious vegetables for its community year round. Small Potatoes celebrates the farm by roasting their fresh vegetables and baking artisan breads.

Open 10am-2pm

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Thistle Whistle Farm
10872 3500 Road, Hotchkiss, CO
970.872.4959

Thistle Whistle Farm is a diverse family farm with veggies, goats, chickens, and a variety of educational programs for kids, college students, adults and families. We grow over two hundred varieties of heirloom tomatoes, over sixty varieties of peppers, and many other unusual and tasty fruits and vegetables. We host The Sauce Plot, where Kids Pasta Project participants grow much of the food for their dinners; food and nutrition classes for Adult Literacy Program families; and student groups from a variety of colleges and universities.

Tours 10am-2pm

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Western Culture Farmstead
39883 Mathews Lane, Paonia CO 81428
970-417-0213

Western Culture Farmstead is a Micro-Dairy located on the Western Slope of Colorado in the beautiful North Fork Valley. Our pastures are planted with  alfalfa, clover, rye, and other grasses that sustain our herd, we source local organic hay when needed. We are proud to be amongst the North Fork Valley’s vibrant organic farming community.

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