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Who Lives on our Farm?

Meet our farm residents during Vermont’s Open Farm Week: cuddle a chicken, hug a lamb, pet a horse. Learn what makes each animal unique and how we take care of them.

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Farm Chores for Children

On Thursday afternoons through the summer, children (and their adult companion) may join the farm staff at Merck Forest & Farmland Center for daily chores. Youngsters may feed the horses, pick berries, collect eggs and perform other tasks. These farm-centered “workshops” are designed to introduce children to simple farm routines and products, and to meet …

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Farm Chores for Children

On Thursday afternoons through the summer, children (and their adult companion) may join the farm staff at Merck Forest & Farmland Center for daily chores. Youngsters may feed the horses, pick berries, collect eggs and perform other tasks. These farm-centered “workshops” are designed to introduce children to simple farm routines and products, and to meet …

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Touch a Tractor

Big noisy machines and wide wide meadows. What small child wouldn’t love a photo op on one of our pieces of farm equipment … with proper supervision, of course. Plan to spend the afternoon visiting our farm, then enjoy a bluegrass concert in the evening.

Farm Chores for Children

On Thursday afternoons through the summer, children (and their adult companion) may join the farm staff at Merck Forest & Farmland Center for daily chores. Youngsters may feed the horses, pick berries, collect eggs and perform other tasks. These farm-centered “workshops” are designed to introduce children to simple farm routines and products, and to meet …

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Farm Chores for Children

On Thursday afternoons through the summer, children (and their adult companion) may join the farm staff at Merck Forest & Farmland Center for daily chores. Youngsters may feed the horses, pick berries, collect eggs and perform other tasks. These farm-centered “workshops” are designed to introduce children to simple farm routines and products, and to meet …

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