Welcome to the splendid state of Massachusetts, often referred to by its nickname - "the Bay State." Now, you may picture this place as a land of bustling cities and top-notch universities, but it's also a paradise for kids who love to roll up their sleeves and get their hands dirty in the delightful realm of farming! You see, Massachusetts is a magical place where the pumpkins are plumper, apples are crispier and the corn stalks grow taller than the most monstrous giants! And the kids here? They're no ordinary youngsters. They are the "Muddy Boot Brigade," led by their delightfully quirky leader, Captain Corn Cob. Captain Corn Cob, a scarecrow with twinkling button eyes and a corn husk mustache, takes his job quite seriously. Armed with a rake for a sword and a tractor for his trusty steed, he trains his brigade in the secret art of farming. These kids can plant a seed faster than you can say "squash," and they are known for talking in 'veggie vernacular,' using words like 'spudtacular' or 'berry good.' In this wacky world, the kids compete to grow the biggest tomato and race on speedy wheelbarrows, leaving clouds of dust and peals of laughter in their wake. They have mud pie bake-offs and create scarecrows that could make a potato laugh! So, if you're a fan of fun, farming, and a bit of fabulous madness, then pack your boots, grab your sunhat, and join Captain Corn Cob and the Muddy Boot Brigade in the exciting farm fields of Massachusetts!

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best farming programs in Sherborn, MA

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Swift Nature Camp is the perfect place for your child to spend their summer! Our overnight camp for boys and girls ages 6-15 is located in beautiful Wisconsin. We offer a unique blend of traditional summer camp activities and environmental education to help kids increase their appreciation for nature, science, and the environment. We’ve got it all – fun, friendships, adventure trips, and nature! Spend your summer with us – you’ll never forget it!

Minong, WI 54859
4.5(4 reviews)
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At Sweet Meadow Farm, located in Sherborn, MA, families can bring their children for an unforgettable experience. For the past 25 years, this family-owned and operated equestrian center has offered horseback riding lessons, after school programs, birthday parties, and summer programs. Parents can also shop for the best in hay, pellets, and treats for their small animals at the farm stand. All of the products at Sweet Meadow Feed and Grain are hand-packed and pesticide-free, and the farm is conveniently located near Wellesley, Weston, Wayland, Natick, Newton, and Boston. Sweet Meadow Farm is the perfect place for horse and animal lovers alike. Its family-owned and operated business provides a safe and fun atmosphere that caters to the needs of children and small animals. Whether it's a horseback riding lesson, after school program, or a summer program, parents can be assured that their kids are safe and having a great time. The farm stand also provides premium hay, pellets, and healthy treats for rabbits and guinea pigs. All products are hand-packed and pesticide-free, making Sweet Meadow Farm a great choice for families in Sherborn, MA and surrounding areas.

Sherborn, MA 01770
4.3(3 reviews)
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Come meet Dudley, Marky, Gypsy, and Paul! These gentle giants, affectionate goats, shy minihorses and social butterflies will be sure to make your day. All of our animals are treated with kindness, compassion and love, and are given a safe place to call home in our vegan sanctuary. With guided tours available as weather permits, you’ll be able to get up close and personal with our furry friends. We hope to see you soon!

Sherborn, MA 01770
3.9(5 reviews)