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Farm Crawl 2019

09/14/2019 @ 10:00am

The Farm Crawl is an event all ages can enjoy. We hope to see you on the farm on Saturday, September 14th | 10 am - 4 pm!

Farms participating as of 9.05.19.

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Email membershipdebbie@cookcfb.org for a mailed copy! Limited number of passports at each location...

  • Big John's Farm Market & Greenhouse - Kid's Pumpkin Painting; Sweet Corn Roast - 1st free w/passport; Mum specials
  • Bultema's Farm Stand & Greenhouse - Farm fresh U-Pick & Farm Stand - entrance fee for U-Pick fields
  • Clarke's Garden Center- Free agave plant for crawlers•30% off items in “Barn”•$25 off $50 card w/purchase; Seminars/Tours: Clarke’s for 1st Timers 11:30am & 1:30pm|How to Pick/Use Fall Plants for fall pollinators 10:30am & 2:30pm |Tour of Bushes & Trees 11 am & 1pm 
  • Crete Garden Center - Fall plants, shrubs, trees Closes at 3PM
  • Deer Creek Farm-Goat Yoga Class 10:30a-12p- $20 for CCFB mbrs|Passport holders; Archery Tournament Noon-4PM $100 prize for best 10 shots; 2 age groups: 8-17 & over 18. Entry fee for 18yrs & up: $15 CCFB/Passport Holders, $20 non-members
  • Fairway Farms of Cog Hill - Free guided tours of farm and apiary at the top of every hour - 10am-2pm 
  • Goebbert's Farm & Garden Center - Fall Festival's opening weekend! 10 % discount on purchases in the market only
  • Horcher's Farms & Country Flowers - Fall Planter Workshop - 10 AM**; 15% off on plants w/passport
  • Kopping Farms - Farm tour at top of every hour - horse, beef cattle, alpacas, goats, chicken, turkeys, hay; fresh honey sales
  • Ludwig's Feed Store-Free sample bags of dog, cat, chicken, wild bird feed or horse treats with passport
  • M & D Farms- Farm stand produce, fall flowers   Fresh sweet corn 3 for $1
  • McCarthy Farms-Farm Stand - Farm fresh produce & honey New  
  • Melka's Garden Center - Free popcorn & refreshments for crawlers; $5 off $30 or more, featuring fall mums & decor
  • Puckerville Farms -Homegrown Honey & artisan popcorn sale - 10% discount with card or passport
  • Smits Farms- Visit our Guinea Pig Farm; Featuring farm fresh honey, homemade donuts, fall mums, asters, ornamental peppers, kale & more
  • Ted's Greenhouse -Buy 1 get 1 free perrenials & shrubs.  Fall plants & flowers featured. 10 % discount for CCFB members with card
  • The Feed Store -Visit our store and check out their huge variety of feed, specializing in dogs, cats & chickens...free popcorn!
  • VanderGriend's Farm Stand - Homemade Jam & Salsa sale - $5 each w/ passport or member card; mum sale
  • Van Kalker Farms - Visit us at the Park Forest Farmers Market - 271 Lakewood Blvd,  Park Forest - 8am-12pm 
  • Wagner Farms Heritage Center - Farmer's market 9-12, Dairy farm, Farm exhibits, Ice-Cream Parlor & more
  • West End Garden Center - 10% discount on purchases for CCFB members with card or passport holders
  • Zeldenrust Farms - Fall Planter Workshop at 10 AM **Farm Stand & produce • 10 % discount on flowers, plants & décor

** Register for Planter Workshops by calling 708-354-3276 or at the Member Center