Howell Farm to Hold Annual Dairy Day

Howell Living History Farm will hold its annual Dairy Day this Saturday, June 17, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Throughout the day, visitors can meet milking goats, see a cow and calf, and help farmers make cheese, butter and ice cream.

Milking demonstrations will be at 10:30 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. In the farmhouse kitchen, there will be demonstrations of cheese and butter making at 11 a.m. and again at 2:30 p.m. Ice cream making (and tasting!) will take place near the ice house at 1:30 p.m.

Howell Living History Farm is owned by the County of Mercer and maintained by the Mercer County Park Commission. It is located on Valley Road, just off Route 29, in Hopewell Township. The GPS address is 70 Woodens Lane, Hopewell Township, NJ  08530.  Parking and admission are free.

For more information, call the farm office at (609) 737-3299 or visit www.howellfarm.org  or www.mercercountyparks.org.

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