August 20, 2015
Vivienne Jannatpour, (303) 678-6277
Don’t Miss the Final Farm Bus Tour August 25
Final Boulder County Agricultural Tour of 2015, Tuesday, Aug. 25
Media Contact: Vivienne Jannatpour, 720-203-8141
Boulder County Parks and Open Space is offering its last Farm Tour of 2015 on Tuesday, August 25, from 5:15 - 8:30 p.m. This is a great opportunity to get out and meet Boulder County farmers and see what they grow.
These tours are very popular and have gained local and national recognition. The tours cover the spectrum of agricultural production systems, issues, challenges and opportunities on Boulder County open space lands. Each one highlights different farms, representing field and forage crops, vegetable crops and livestock.
This tour will meet at the southwest corner of Hwy. 287 and Isabelle Rd. and includes these stops:
- Isabelle Farm (organic vegetable production)
- Schwartz Farm (forage production)
- Bateman Farms/7th Generation Farm (conventional & organic transitioning crop production, market farm & livestock).
Cost is $5.00 and registration is required. To learn more and register visit the event site or call Meaghan Huffman at 303-678-6181.