Harbes Family Barnyard Adventure

A visit to this special farm will give learners a chance to meet up close with all sorts of rescued animals, from farm animals like goats and sheep, to more exotic ones like parrots, wallabies, and emus. There are over 10 acres of hands-on attractions including play areas, a gnome-themed Hedge Maze, and the sing-along puppet show. Groups can go for a hay ride, learn about the chick hatchery, observe a beehive, and much more during their visit. Harbes Family Farm has been run for 13 generations, and is proud to share its heritage with the community.
 
Contact Info
Address: 715 Sound Ave., Mattituck, NY 11952. Suffolk County. Tel: 631-298-0800. Email: harbesfamilyfarm@gmail.com. Website: www.harbesfamilyfarm.com. Hrs: During season Daily 11AM-6PM, Weekends 10AM-6PM.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: PreK-6th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-3 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Environmental Studies, Physical Education.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science, Physical Education. 

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