ELLSWORTH — Time to show the kids where food comes from: Open Farm Day is Sunday, July 21.
Nearly 100 farms throughout the state will open their gates and barn doors to the public during this annual event aimed at increasing understanding of local agriculture.
Many farms will offer demonstrations, displays and farm-raised products for sale. Activities may include barn and field tours, milking, hay rides, petting zoos, samples and refreshments.
Participating Hancock County Farms include:
Happy Town Farm, 1138 Happy Town Road, Orland, 667-9212
Harmony Mill Farm, 133 Fitchburg Road, Waltham, 584-2035
Horsepower Farm, 90 Horsepower Farm Road, Penobscot, 374-5273
Kenona Farm, 144 Moosehill Road, Osborn, 584-5642
Seal Cove Farm, 202 Partridge Cove Road, Lamoine, 667-7127.