Potato Harvesting at this years Festival

  Potatoes were back at the Thumb Octagon Barn site this year.  The Walther Farms were kind enough to plant and care for the potato field for demonstrations during Fall Family Days.  Rod Romain came back with his Oliver Tractor and one row plow to dig potatoes the old-fashioned way.…

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2017 School Tours May 10, 11 & 12

Educators:  Sign up today for School Tours 2017 at the  Thumb Octagon Barn – a terrific, EDUCATIONAL Field Trip for preschool through 8th grade students! Dates: Wednesday, May 10th; Thursday, May 11th, and/or Friday, May 12th Tentative Theme for 2017: From Farm To Table/Fork – Highlighting the Elevator! Donation: $2 per student and…

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