Whatcom This Whey Dairy Tours - Choose Your Own Adventure

Whatcom This Whey Dairy Tours

Whatcom This Whey

Dairy Farm, Creamery, & Cheesemaking Tours

Saturday, June 15, 2024 | 10 AM – 4 PM
 
 

Get ready, Whatcom County! Make your whey over to learn where your food comes from and how it’s made. Hop on a wagon tour at one of our family farms, where farmers will discuss farm practices such as soil management, wildlife habitat restoration and preservation, water protection and recycling, and manure management.

Next, take a walking tour through a creamery to learn how your favorite Washington cheese, chocolate milk, and other dairy products are made and the science and skill it takes to craft them. Meet some cute cows and enjoy delicious cheese at one of our picnic spots, or bring your bikes and ride around the beautiful Whatcom countryside. We can’t wait to see you all out here, so don’t forget to mark your calendars!

 

 


 

Whatcom this Whey dairy tours event activities and highlights include: cows, calves, goats, guided tours, wagon tours, creamery tours, robotic technology, kids activities, picnic spots, samples, food, and local dairy products for purchase.

 

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Prepare for your farm visit

What to wear/bring:

  • Farm-appropriate walking shoes – boots encouraged
  • Be prepared for the weather – rain boots/gear or sunscreen
  • Insulated cooler or bag for cheese, milk, or other purchased goodies

 

Reminder:

These are working farms with large equipment and animals. Please be respectful of designated tour areas and posted rules. This is for the safety of our guests, cows, farmers and employees. And while we love all fur babies, please leave pets at home. Most of all…have fun!

 


 

Cute and cheerful dairy product characters walking in line behind a cow

 

 


Thank you to our partners!

Whatcom Family Farmers logo Washington Dairy Women logo Darigold logo Whatcom Conservation District logo Sustainable Connections logo


 

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