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Featured Farms/Mazes/Pick-Your-Own

Demarest Farms

In a lovely country setting, pick your own apples (over 20 varieties and many near to the ground for younger pickers) and pumpkins. Hayrides to the fields and Halloween Hay Maze. 244 Werimus Road, Hillsdale, NJ 07642. Tel: 201-666-0350. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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America's Grow-a-Row

150 Pittstown Rd., Pittstown. NJ 08867. 908-331-2962. Grow-a-Row strives to bring fresh produce to “food deserts” where affordable fruits and vegetables are not widely available. From July-November, groups of children are needed to help pick product. Free.

Bobolink Dairy & Bakehouse

369 Stamets Rd., Milford, NJ 08848. 908-864-7277. The farm makes cheese from the milk of their 50-60 grass-fed cows and bakes rustic breads. Take a one-hour walk through the milking parlor, creamery, bakery, cheese cave, and a hike up the hill to see the cows. Fee.

Cherry Grove Farm

3200 Lawrenceville Rd., Lawrence Twp., NJ 08648. 609-895-1502. Take a guided stroll on this 480-acre sustainable dairy farm, complete with farm animals, pastures, and woodlands. Private tours include a mini cheese tasting. Fee.