FUN WAYS TO ADD AGRICULTURE TO

EDUCATION

Farmstead Field Trips

This is our richest educational experience available. Students visit The Farmstead as a class for a self-guided field trip on the farm, free play time, and pumpkin picking off the vine. Teacher curriculum is available to connect their on-the-farm experience with in-class objectives. Chances are, even the teachers will walk away with a new-found understanding of Idaho agriculture! To book a field trip, reserve your space online by clicking here.

Food Plate Fun Pass

The Food Plate Fun Pass is a great opportunity for students to recognize the importance of Idaho farms in a healthy diet. Students make note of their food choices for one week to earn a completely free student pass to The Farmstead, valid any day of the entire season. Teachers who lead their classes in this exercise also receive passes. The program is completely free and requires a minimal investment of time. In return, your students learn an important lesson and get a very exciting reward. Be sure to include the FPFP in your September lesson plans! Must by postmarked by September 30th.

FUNdraiser Nights

Kick off your school year with a great unifying event that actually generates money for your school. Families come to your school night at The Farmstead for a deeply discounted price and your school gets a portion of the admission. Families are free to play at their own pace and will pick up some educational tidbits from the Idaho Farm Facts signs around The Farmstead.

 

Incorporate your choice of:

  • The Farmstead’s “Kiss the Pig” Event

  • Teacher vs. Teacher Pie Eating Contest

 

Build excitement, drive attendance, and create lasting memories. Schedule online, call 208-922-LOST (5678), or email maize@farmsteadfestival.com to schedule a fundraiser night!

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CONTACT US

CALL / TEXT  (208) 922-5678

maize@farmsteadfestival.com

MEDIA CONTACT

Hillary Lowe

(208) 921-1741

NEW FARM ADDRESS

2500 South Eagle Rd.

Kuna, ID 83634

MAILING ADDRESS

P.O. Box 445

Meridian, ID 83680

2019 SEASON

September 20 - October 30

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HOURS

M-TH   4PM - 9PM

FRI-SAT   10AM - 10PM

SUNDAY CLOSED

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