Central Rivers Farmshed

We organize events, programs, workshops and resources that help support a local food economy.

Get to know your local farmers!

Tuesday, June 20th @ 5:30PM – Lonely Oak Farm in Milladore *

Lonely Oak Farm raises sheep, beef cattle, hogs, chickens, fruits, and vegetables using organic methods. Tour the farm and enjoy free snacks.

Lonely Oak Farm Address: 11946 County Rd S; Milladore, Wisconsin

Tours are free and open to the public

Carpool & Contact Information: 

For everyone who wants to reduce their carbon footprint and would appreciate someome to lead the way for each tour, the departure time for this event leaving from Central Rivers Farmshed parking lot (1220 Briggs Court) will be 5:00pm to arrive at Lonely Oak Farm at 5:30pm for a tour led by Joel Kuehnhold.

If you have any questions please contact either:

Mary G at: maryg@mtc.net

or

Mary M at: marymaller6@gmail.com or 1-715-544-4859

 

For information about individual farms refer to your free copy of the Central Wisconsin Farm Fresh Atlas available at Farmshed and elsewhere in central Wisconsin. (Click here for the electronic version of the 2017 Farm Fresh Atlas.)

Brought to you by volunteers of Central Rivers Farmshed

 

WHY BUY LOCAL

1) Locally grown food tastes better. 2) Local food preserves genetic diversity. 3) Local produce is better for you. 4) Local food from small farms is often GMO-free. 5) Local food supports local farm families. 6) Local food builds community. 7) Local food preserves open space. 8) Local food keeps your taxes in check. 9) Local food supports a clean environment and benefits worldwide. 10) Local food is about the future.

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