Most people associate fall and farming with the traditional grain crop harvest, but did you know that agriculture plays a large role in your fall traditions? Many of these traditions are based around agritourism activities including picking apples, hayrides, pumpkin patches, corn mazes and other fun activities.
Here are some interesting facts, which showcase the impact that farmers have on the fall:
This year when you are decorating picking apples, going on a hayride, or looking for your perfect pumpkin to carve, don’t forget to thank a farmer. Here is a list of local orchards and pumpkin patches:
*Be sure to check out their websites for operating times and dates.
Sources: USApple, USDA, Corn MAzes America and Finder.com