If you visited The Farm during your visit to the LA County Fair, you know how beautiful and peaceful this area of our grounds really is.
But, did you know our Farm is one of the largest urban farms in Los Angeles? Yep. Our five-acre Farm is host to dozens of specialty crops such as fruits, vegetables and herbs.
In honor of our new Farm Field Trips Program, today’s snapshot is a glimpse of our Farm:
In case you’re wondering…
This new program is actually an extension of the FairKids Field Trips Program that brings 150,000+ students to explore agriculture, animal husbandry and STEM topics during the annual LA County Fair.
The goal of this program is to teach students about the foods they eat, their nutritional value, where they come from, how they are grown/raised, the role Mother Nature plays on our food supply, sustainable agriculture, effective use of energy and water supplies and much more.
To learn more about this new program, click HERE.