Take a day trip to explore family-owned farms, bee ranches, pumpkin patches and vineyards, and see how everything from alpacas to zucchini is raised and grown on 31 farms on the Kaw Valley Farm Tour.

The 17th annual farm tour includes farms along the Kaw River from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, October 2 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, October 3. Tickets are $10 per carload and are good for both days. This is a self-guided tour of individual farms, wineries and nurseries.

All of the farms are located in Kansas. The tour is sponsored by K-State Research and Extension in Lawrence, KS. For more information and tickets, visit Kaw Valley Farm Tour.

Farms include:

Ad Astra Alpacas

168 E. 1700 Road, Baldwin City

 

Arkenberg Farms

645 SE Tecumseh Road, Tecumseh

 

Blossom Trail Bee Ranch

669 E. 2100 Road, Baldwin City

 

BlueJacket Crossing Winery

1969 N. 1250th Road, Eudora

 

Bramble Rose Farm

17021 Leavenworth Road, Basehor

 

Country Road Farms 

991 E. 2400rd, Eudora

 

Crescent Moon Winery

15930 246th St., Lawrence

 

Davenport Orchards, Vineyard and Winery

1394 E .1900 Road, Eudora

 

Dragonfly Farm Design

259 N. 1250 Road, Berryton

 

Empty Nesters Winery

338 Elmore St., Lecompton

 

Glaciers Edge Winery

1636 SE 85th St., Wakarusa

 

Grinter’s Sunflower Farm

24154 Stillwell Road, Lawrence

 

Happy Valley Farm 

29080 W. 95th St., DeSoto

 

Holy-Field Vineyard & Winery

18807 158th St., Basehor

 

Irvine’s Just Beyond Paradise Winery

13561 246th St., Lawrence, KS

 

Jet Produce and Meats

26617 Tonganoxie Road, Leavenworth

 

Juniper Hill Farms

1547 N. 2000 Road, Lawrence

 

Lamborn Farm

25761 151st St., Leavenworth

 

Lazy R Ranch

2305 N. 600th Road, Edgerton

 

Meuschke Farms and Pumpkin Patch

11722 246th St., Lawrence

 

Next to Nature Farm

23338 Kissinger Road, Leavenworth

 

Oregon Trail Farm

18962 Santa Fe Trail, Leavenworth

 

Pendleton’s Country Market

1446 E. 1850 Road, Lawrence

 

Prairie Center Meats

16240 Edgerton Road, Edgerton

 

Rowe Ridge Winery
11255 Leavenworth Road, Kansas City
South Baldwin Farms
22 E. 1700th Road, Baldwin City

 

Sweet Love Farm

13248 102nd St., Oskaloosa

 

Trivedi Wine

1826 East 1150 Road, Lawrence

 

Vesecky Family Farms

1814 N. 600 Road, Baldwin City

 

Whitetail Run Winery &Vineyard

2327 N. 400 Road, Edgerton

 

Z&M Twisted Vines Vineyard

24305 Loring Road Lawrence

 

Photo: Blossom Trail Bee Ranch by Pitts Photography