Follow the Farmstead offering a glimpse into central Illinois farms

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY - Champaign County residents are being given the chance to explore six local farms during the inaugural Follow the Farmstead event on June 12 and 13.

This family-friendly event is free and open to the public, and will showcase a variety of farms in Philo, Pesotum, and Sidney.  Residents will be able to discover the technology used by these farms, interact with farm animals, and tour a centennial farm from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. on both days.  We've included a list of farms participating in this event below:

- 7 Sisters Farm, Sidney, IL
- Bane Family Meats, Sidney, IL
- Hastings Crest Creek Farm, Sidney, IL
- Herriott Farm, Sidney, IL
- Rice Farm, Philo, IL
- Rund Farms, Pesotum, IL

This event is presented by the Champaign County Farm Bureau and Visit Champaign County.  For more information, email
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