Kid Hugging Kid (goat) and women talking around a tableAuthentic and enriching. While the sky is the limit when it comes to the type of events offered on a farm, one cornerstone of agritourism is education. Resources in this section will guide you towards creating authentic educational on-farm experiences to enrich visitors and your farm.

On-Farm Activity Guides and Resources

Connect

  • Farm-Based Education Network
    Resources and referrals
  • Edible Schoolyard Project
    Connecting educators to build and a share a K-12 edible education curriculum
  • Shelburne Farms Newsletter
    Receive news of upcoming farmer-educator trainings (sign up by clicking on the envelope at the top of the home page)
  • Farm to Community Mentors
    A program of NOFA Vermont through which each county is assigned a mentor, who helps connect farms and farm-based educators with schools and the broader community. Learn about your mentors and connect with them today!

Workshops

Video

 

Financial Planning

PHOTO CREDITS
Retreat Farm Lamb, Brattleboro, VT
Cheese making class at Green Mountain Girls Farm, Northfield, VT