Farm

Backyard Chicken Basics

Backyard Chicken Basics
Baby chick season is just around the corner! Thinking about starting your own flock? Take this extended version of our popular Chicken & Egg class and get all your chicken questions answered. Learn about local…

Junior Farmer: Winter

Junior Farmer: Winter
Put on your boots n’ bibs and come out to the farm! Assist with livestock chores - feeding and watering all the animals that call the farm home. Then help gather farm fresh eggs straight…

Winter Worm Wigglefest

Winter Worm Wigglefest
Tired of being cooped up at home? Come on out to Blandford Nature Center and get your worm on! Explore the Blandford vermaculture bin and meet the resident red wigglers. Read a story, complete a…

Winter on the Farm

Winter on the Farm
Escape the house and venture out into an agricultural winter wonderland! Greet the year round animal residents and help with winter livestock chores in the barn. Tour the greenhouse and learn how this warm space…

Poultry & Predators

Poultry & Predators
As the cold Michigan winter settles in, local predatory animals like coyotes and foxes become ever more desperate to find food. Farmers keep a watchful eye – doing their part to protect their livestock. Come…

Drop In – Chicken & Egg

Drop In – Chicken & Egg
See, hear and touch the chickens that call Blandford Farm home. Then help gather farm fresh eggs straight from the nest. All pickers take home a share of the eggs collected. Notes: No need to…

Drop In – Chicken & Egg

Drop In – Chicken & Egg
See, hear and touch the chickens that call Blandford Farm home. Then help gather farm fresh eggs straight from the nest. All pickers take home a share of the eggs collected. Notes: No need to…

Drop In – Chicken & Egg

Drop In – Chicken & Egg
See, hear and touch the chickens that call Blandford Farm home. Then help gather farm fresh eggs straight from the nest. All pickers take home a share of the eggs collected. Notes: No need to…

Drop In – Chicken & Egg

Drop In – Chicken & Egg
See, hear and touch the chickens that call Blandford Farm home. Then help gather farm fresh eggs straight from the nest. All pickers take home a share of the eggs collected. Notes: No need to…

Drop In – Chicken & Egg

Drop In – Chicken & Egg
See, hear and touch the chickens that call Blandford Farm home. Then help gather farm fresh eggs straight from the nest. All pickers take home a share of the eggs collected. Notes: No need to…