Rodgers Farms

Students and scouts are invited on an educational tour at Rodgers Farms from September through Novemeber to experience a real, family owned and operated farm. Explore agriculture and the products of a small working farm, and embark on an age-appropriate, hands-on learning experiencced. Break into teams in the corn maze and hunt for hidden spots. Visit the sheeps, pigs, ducks, chickens, calf, and turkeys, and enjoy a hayride. Don’t forget to pick a pumpkin from the pumpkin patch before heading over to the Barnyard of Fun’s authentic teepee, hay play, and corn sandbox. 
 
Contact Info:
Address: 1818 Greenspring Valley Road, Stevenson, MD 21153. Baltimore County. Tel: 410-241-3392. Website: www.rodgersfarms.com. Hrs: Sep.-Nov. by appt.
 
Trip Info:
Grade Level: Pre-K-8th. Activity Type: Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours. Cost: Fee. 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Environmental Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science.  

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Farm Lesson Plan

The average American may eat 125 pounds of potatoes each year, but corn is actually America's number one field crop, providing ingredients for cereals, peanut butter, snack foods and soft drinks. Use a trip to an agricultural farm to find out where our fruits and vegetables come from. ... Continue