Farm Tours Fall 2014 Visit the farms and ranches of Market vendors to see exactly where your food comes from! Every tour will be unique. Click on the farm names below for more information on each.
September 28th Gonsoulin Land and Cattle Ranch, Rynella Tour a grass-fed, cow-calf beef cattle ranch in late September when the spring-born calves will still be with their mammas just prior to weaning.
October 26th Inglewood Farm, Alexandria Explore a pumpkin patch, while taking a hay ride through the largest certified organic farm in Louisiana.
November 16th- CANCELLED due to the birth of a beautiful baby boy! Bayou Farm, Ville Platte Pigs, cows, sheep, and chickens. Oh my! See the benefits of management intensive grazing, a holistic farming model that optimizes both animal and pasture plant performance.
November 23rd WesMar Farm, Moreauville Tour a working goat farm. You'll have an opportunity to feed the goats, learn how to milk a goat, see a pasteurizing room and cheese cave and then sample cheeses and milk.
November 30th Mark and Mary's City Farm, Lafayette Learn about old fashion, natural growing methods on a family farm while walking rows full of fall crops.