Self-Guided Farm Tour
On a lovely early fall day, tour kicks off from Beaver Farm Market in downtown Beaver and registrants receive a colorful, descriptive map of the farms on tour and all the need-to-knows! Learn what is happening at local agricultural operations and find appreciation for where our food comes from in the region!
Each farm will have an allotted time frame from your group, in which you can visit them. Parking instructions, guidelines will be listed on your map.
Partners: Beaver County Tourism, Agricultural Preservation of Beaver County, Beaver County Conservation District, Beaver
County Farmer's Markets.
This tour is for anyone in Western PA interested in seeing how our farmer's produce the foods that we eat. You will visit a vibrant fruit farm with market, a large vegetable farm with market and a well-loved sheep/lamb farm producing both meat and wool.
You will learn what our local farms look and feel like. Getting a first-hand look at production, land-management and market development, you can understand all it takes to produce local, high quality food in Western PA.
Jayson K. Harper, Ph.D., Lynn Kime, Miguel Antonio Saviroff, MS, James Dunn, Ph.D.