County of Barrhead & Wild Alberta will be offering a guided tour for those who are interested in visiting all stops within the County. From the comfort of your own vehicle, you are more than welcome to follow us on our adventure, FREE of charge. This opportunity invites you to get a behind-the-scenes look at real working farms ensuring that heading out to the County of Barrhead is well worth the trip.
Tentative Itinerary: August 15, 2020
9:30 a.m. Registration at De Herdt Gardens, Town of Barrhead
10:00 a.m. Departure
10:15 a.m. Mellowdale Dairy
11:30 a.m. Koberstein Farm
12:00 p.m. Return to De Herdt Gardens for Lunch (not included)
2:00 pm Shady Lane Estate Winery & West of the 5th Distillery
Farm Type: Tour
Host Name: De Herdt Gardens, Koverstein Beef, Mellowdale Dairy, Shady Lane Estates
Directions: Go 45.2 kms north on highway 33 starting at intersection of Highway 43 and Highway 33. De Herdt’s will be on the west side in the Town of Barrhead. We will meet here and continue on by car to the other sites.
Join us in August when more than 80 farms, ranches and ag-tourism operators open their gates and invite visitors to share in local stories, see on-farm demonstrations and purchase locally grown and produced products.