2010 Tour des Farms Event Information
King's Mark Ride: October 2, 2010
Event Details: East Canaan Ride
2010 Tour de Farms at the Freund Farm
Tour Sponors and Partners include:
King's Mark RC&D, Eastern CT RC&D
Tour Route: Some of the Farms on the Route
Freund’s Farm Market & Bakery – This farm features a complete garden & greenhouse center with annuals & perennials, soil products including their own dairy compost. Seasonal fruits & vegetables, locally produced honey, maple syrup & eggs. The bakery makes pies, cookies, cakes, breads, jams & pickles. April - Dec. daily 9am - 6pm.
Land of Nod Farm & Winery – This farm has been owned & farmed for 8 generations. They offer maple syrup, raspberries, & grapes. There is an established winery on the premises with free wine tasting & gift items. Open most holidays. April-Oct.31st Fri-Sun 11am-5pm.
Zinke’s Homegrown – Bruce Zinke has been farming since the early 1950s. This 47 acre farm features vegetables, pumpkins, apples, raspberries, blueberries, and is known locally for their butternut squash.
Ford Farm – This scenic 200 acre vegetable farm began 30 years ago. The farm stand offers a variety of vegetables, apples, apple cider, pumpkins, and gourds.
Pine Meadow Farm – This farm specializes in Polled Herefords. Buy fresh eggs or fresh cut beef.
Dean’s Farm Stand – George Dean has been farming this 86 acre farm for over 30 years. The farm stand offers fresh vegetables & fruit, pumpkins, fall and winter squash, honey, maple syrup, and Indian corn.
Rustling Wind Creamery – This creamery offers raw milk; several varieties of cow and goat cheese; jams, jellies, chutneys, and fudge. Sorry, no ice cream. Handmade wool garments and goat soaps also available.
* Keep in mind that some items are seasonal and may not be available at the time of the ride.
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