Farmstay U.S. Blog

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Archive for tag: Minnesota

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Some quick highlights from their listings:

Briggs Farm

Briggs Farm

Winona, Minnesota

Briggs Farm Adventures offers authentic farmhouse country living with quality, comfortably furnished accommodations. Our farm adventures include hands-on authentic farm yard life: feed the sheep, goats, chickens, and other farm animals; collect chicken eggs for breakfast; garden planting and harvesting, and much more!

Honey Hollow Farm

Honey Hollow Farm

Earlton, New York

Come stay in our lovely, newly-renovated cottage. Look out the window and see our Shetland ponies grazing, along with our Nubian goat herd, who would love for you to come and pet them, and maybe feed them your apple cores. Meanwhile, down a small hill, there is a pony paddock, a chicken pen, and a stable. Further down, another pasture holds two horses. There is also a private garden for the exclusive use of the cottage guests.

Hopewell Farms

Hopewell Farms

Newbury, New Hampshire

Mother Earth News Homestead of the Year, Hopewell Farms is a quintessential New England family farm providing a charming guest cottage with an extraordinary view. Located next to Lake Sunapee, the farm is 70 acres of pasture, forest, and a well maintained sugar bush that produces hundreds of gallons of maple syrup each spring.

East Fork Farm

East Fork Farm

Marshall, North Carolina

East Fork Farm cottages overlook our small family farm hidden away in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. Quaint cottages are decorated with antique farm relics, furnished with handmade items, and local artisans' crafts. Experience the quiet serenity of the mountains on your private patio with an all natural cedar outdoor mineral soaker tub. Enjoy all the comforts of home while taking in the peacefulness and beauty of a natural farm cottage!

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Earthrise Farm, Madison, Minnesota

Earthrise Farm

Originally purchased in 1944, this 240-acre family farm near Madison, Minnesota is run by sisters Annette and Kay Fernholz. The gardens here are comprised of a four acre portion of the farm, and the remainder is farmed organically by their three brothers.

Earthrise Farm can accommodate up to 4 guests in their Pacific yurt. Breakfast is provided. Children under 12 are welcome, as are family reunions.

 

 

 

Country Cousins Farm, Evans Mills, New York

Country Cousins Farm

Located in the village of Evans Mills, New York, the Country Cousins dairy farm invites guests to partake in some hands-on experiences and find out what life is like as a farmer. Guests can help with morning milkings, evening feedings, and other chores.

Up to 8 guests can be accommodated in the private cabin. Meals are served family-style, and guests are welcome to relax in the farm's family room and play games. Children under 12 are welcome.

 

 

The Farm in Whitewright, Whitewright, Texas

The Farm at Whitewright

Situated on 30 acres, The Farm in Whitewright, Texas invites you to get away to a quiet place for a night or two. Help out with frolicking goats or milk a cow.

Up to 6 guests can be accommodated in the private suite, and horses are welcome too -- there is plenty of space to park a trailer. Meals are to order. Children under 12 are welcome.

 

 

 

Red Rock Valley Ranch, Las Vegas, Nevada

Red Rock Valley Ranch

Stay in Red Rock Country! Guests have the option of staying in the ranch's guest room, or bringing their own RVs and horses. Endless riding in every direction lead to vistas and petroglyphs.

The queen guest room accommodates 2, or guests may bring an RV for the single RV parking space. Refreshments are provided, but otherwise guests are responsible for their own meals. Children under 12 are welcome.

 

 

Tyner Pond Farm, Greenfield, Indiana

Tyner Pond Farm

This new, modern farmhouse is located just east of Indianapolis, Indiana. Take part in some of the farm activities (if you choose), or just enjoy the hundred acres of farmlands and free-ranging farm animals.

Groups of up to 9 will have exclusive use of the farmhouse. There is a farm store to purchase eggs, chicken, pork, and beef to make up your farm-stay meals. Children under 12 are welcome, as are weddings, parties, reunions, and special events.