Wind on country roads and past fields of plenty. Stop at a local flower farm and pick your own bouquet. Visit the fertile ground of a vegetable producer to purchase some healthy fare. No matter where you stop, you’ll enjoy the fruits of local farmers’ labor on one of these autumn Farm Crawls.
Flavors of Northwest Iowa Farm Crawl
Thursday, September 4
12 to 8:30 p.m.
A "farm to fork" culinary tour takes you to Cottonwood Farms, a pumpkin patch and a beautiful winery.
Healthy Harvest of North Iowa Farm Crawl
Saturday, September 6 and Sunday, September 28
2 to 6 p.m.
Each event features different farms across Franklin and Mitchell counties - so plan to visit both!
Driftless Food and Farm - Northeast Iowa
Saturday, September 13
1 to 5 p.m.
Meet growers, tour farms and taste goods ranging from organic wine to apples.
Hometown Harvest of Southeast Iowa
Sunday, September 14
12 to 6 p.m.
"Savor the flavor" of this farm crawl surrounding the Villages of Van Buren.
Field to Family Harvest Dinner - Iowa City
Sunday, September 21
5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Small plates from local chefs made with ingredients procured from local farmers.
Northeast Iowa Food & Farm Coalition Farm Crawl
Saturday, September 27
1 to 5 p.m.
Visit five farms with products ranging from milk and cheese to eggs and produce.
Iowa Farm Crawl - South Central Iowa
Sunday, October 5
11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Visit southern Marion County and northern Lucas County for samples, farm tours and locally-grown products.
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