Families can view heritage breed animals and learn about processing wool at Dancing Cow Farm. Walk the labyrinth at Prineville Lavender to enjoy various herbs and native plants as they progress into the autumn. Plenty of vegetables, local meats and other agricultural specialties from Crook County will be available.
Dancing Cow Farm, 2853 NE Johnson Creek Road, and Prineville Lavender, 483 NE Short Lane host the next CROP event on Saturday, September 16 from 10 am to 2 pm. CROP free farm tours and rotating farmers markets are a project of the Crook County Small Farm Alliance and the High Desert Food & Farm Alliance (HDFFA).
HDFFA is a 501(c)3 non-profit serving Crook, Deschutes and Jefferson Counties. Their mission is to support a community-based food system in Central Oregon to increase access to fresh healthy food, support sustainable farm land use, and foster relationships among farmers and consumers.
The final CROP event of the 2017 year will be on Saturday, September 30 at Auntie Bean’s, 11828 NW Madras Hwy., Prineville.