The public is invited to a guided bus tour of Lake County’s farms and agricultural attractions during the 8th Annual Lake County Farm Tour, hosted by the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Extension in Lake County and sponsored by the Farm Bureau of Lake County.
The popular event will be held from 8 am – 4 pm on Friday, Nov. 17. Participants will embark from the Lake County Extension Center, located at 1951 Woodlea Road in Tavares. The Farm Tour costs $35 and registration is required at www.2017lakecountyfarmtour.eventbrite.com.
The Farm Tour offers visitors a chance to learn about Lake County agriculture. Tour-goers will visit Lake County agricultural businesses and learn about organic and hydroponic vegetables, microgreens, citrus processing and moonshine made from locally grown blueberries. Each stop will offer time for tasting and purchasing of products.
Stops on this year’s Farm Tour include: