Encompassing 200 acres in Dutchess County, NY, Sprout Creek Farm is really three different entities, distinct yet dynamically intertwined. Sprout Creek Farm is a working farm, raising free-ranging cows, sheep, goats, wild turkeys, guinea fowl, chickens, and pigs. It is a market, selling our internationally award-winning cheeses and farm-produced meats, as well as local Hudson Valley milk, eggs, vegetables, crafts, and gifts. And it is an educational center, offering day, weekend, and summer programs that help connect young people to the land, the seasons, and the plants and animals that co-exist here in harmonious rhythm. Sprout Creek Farm, Inc. is a 501c3 incorporated not-for-profit organization.
Sprout Creek Farm programs offer children a fun and educational experience at a real working farm. Their experienced teachers place special emphasis on fostering cooperation skills, offering real farm experiences, and giving young people the opportunity to learn by doing things themselves. Sprout Creek Farm educational programs encourage children to develop creativity and ingenuity by helping them discover the value and rewards of real work in a nurturing and supportive environment. Students develop self-confidence, a willingness to make mistakes, and a new understanding of responsibility and commitment.
Visit the Sprout Creek Farm Market and taste their many award winning Artisan cheeses made on the premises. You can even observe cheeses being made while you’re there.
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