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Kansas
Bonner Springs
National Agricultural Center & Hall of Fame
630 Hall of Fame Drive
Bonner Springs KS 66012
Phone 913 721-1075
Web Site http://aghalloffame.com/
Description 172 acres with several galleries, museum building, "Farm Town USA" building complex
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
Industry /Profession Farming
Collection G-M Machinery
Collection N-Z Painting
New or Updated: 05/20/2003

  KS
 
Hays
 
Bar-B Ranch
 
861 W Hy 40
 
Hays  KS  67601    
 
Phone   785 726-3304
 
Web Site  http://www.haysusa.net/Attractions/Agri-Tourism/agri-tourism.html
 
Description  group tours by appt only of production agriculture & cattle ranching
 
Type of Resource   Activity
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Building Type   Ranch
 
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
 
Industry /Profession Farming
 
New or Updated:    2/9/2004

  KS
 
Hays
 
Blue Sky Farm Miniature Horses
 
1710 Canterbury Dr
 
Hays  KS  67601    
 
Phone   785 625-6725
 
Web Site  http://www.blueskyhorses.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:mjschmidt@ruraltel.net
 
Description  tours of miniature horse facility by reservation only
 
Type of Resource   Activity
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
 
New or Updated:  2/9/2004

  KS
 
Hays
 
Fort Hays State University Farm
  
West Hwy 183 Alt
 
Hays  KS   67601    
 
Phone   785 628-4196
 
Web Site  http://www.fhsu.edu/agriculture/farm.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:http://www.fhsu.edu/agriculture/
 
Description  university training 7 research, beef, dairy, horse, sheep, swine & crops -  call   for appointment
 
Type of Resource   Activity
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
 
Industry /Profession Farming
 
New or Updated:   2/9/2004

  KS

  La Crosse

  Barbed Wire Museum

  120 West 1st Street

  La Crosse  KS

  Phone  785 222-9900

  Web Site  http://www.rushcounty.org/BarbedWireMuseum/index.html

  Description  history and collection of 700 kinds of barbed wire

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  New or Updated:  3/22/2006

Kansas
Louisburg
Louisburg Cider Mill - Lost Trail Root Beer
14730 Highway K68
Louisburg KS 66053
Phone 913 837-2304
Web Site http://www.louisburgcidermill.com/
Alt Web http://www.heartlandview.com/fall2002/ATHlouisburg.html
Description brewed in the off season by Louisburg Cider Mill
Type of Resource Tourist Attraction
Primary Focus Agricultural
Industry /Profession Beverage
New or Updated: 06/09/2003

  KS
 
Salina
 
Central Kansas Flywheels Museum
 
1100 W Diamond Road
 
Salina  KS
 
Phone  785 825-8473
 
Web Site  BROKEN http://www.centralkansasflywheels.org/
 
Alt Web  http://www.kshs.org/tourists/region/nctrip.htm - s
 
Description  farm implements & rural life
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Collection G-M  Machinery
 
New or Updated:  10/09/2003

 

 

  KY

  Golden Pond

  Land Between the Lakes

  100 Van Morgan Drive

  Golden Pond   KY   42211    

  Phone   270 924-2000

  Web Site  http://www.lbl.org/

  E-mail  mailto:rweakley@fs.fed.us

  Description  National Recreation Area - Elk & Bison Prairie, Homeplace farm, Nature

                    Station, Planetarium

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  Owner/Operator:  FWS

  New or Updated:  12/9/2004

 
    Louisiana

  Edgard

  Evergreen Plantation

  4649 Highway 18

  Edgard  LA  70049    

  Phone  504 201-3180

  Web Site http://www.evergreenplantation.org/

  E-mail  mailto:evergreenplantation@earthlink.net

  Description  still working sugar plantation with 37 historic buildings, including 22

                    slave cabins, by appointment only

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Building Type  Plantation

  Group Identity  African American

  New or Updated:  7/2/2007


Louisiana
Jeanerette
Jeanerette Museum
500 East Main Street
Jeanerette LA 70544
Phone 337 276-4408
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.cityofnewiberia.com/attractions3.html
Description focus on sugar-cane industry in the area, swamp room with native
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural
New or Updated: 06/13/2003
 

  LA

  New Iberia

  Conrad Rice Mill - Konriko Company Store

  307 Ann Street

  PO Box 10640

  New Iberia   LA     70562    

  Phone   337 364-7242

  Alt Phone   337 364-7242

  Web Site  http://www.konriko.com/

  Toll Free  800 551-3245

  Description  working rice mill, tours available,

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Building Type   Mill

  Era  1914

  New or Updated:             10/2/2005

 
 

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  MA

  Hadley

  Hadley Farm Museum

  208 Middle Street

  Hadley MA   01035    

  Phone   413 584-3120

  Web Site  http://www.hadleyonline.com/farmmuseum/main.htm

  Description  first broom making machine, spinning wheels, cobblers benches, butter

                     churns, plows

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Building Type  Barn

  Collection  Tools

  Era  1782

  New or Updated:  4/7/2006

 

  Ipswich

  Appleton Farms

  219 County Road

  Ipswich  MA   01938    

  Phone  978 356-5728

  Web Site http://www.thetrustees.org/pages/249_appleton_farms.cfm

  Description  continuously operating farm since 1638, trails, community-supported

                    agriculture, tours

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve

  Industry /Profession Farming

  Era  1638

  New or Updated:  4/6/2007

 MA
 
Lincoln
 
Drumlin Farm Education Center
 
South Great Road
 
Lincoln  MA  01773   
 
Phone  781 259-2200
 
Web Site  http://www.massaudubon.org/Nature_Connection/Sanctuaries/Drumlin_Farm/i                    ndex.html
 
E-mail  mailto:drumlinfarm@massaudubon.org
 
Description  working New England farm complete with animals, nature center
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Building Type  Farm
 
Kind of Activity  Living History
 
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
 
Industry /Profession  Farming
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Owner/Operator:  Mass Audubon
 
New or Updated:  10/26/2003

  MA
 
Plymouth
 
Cranberry World Visitors Center
 
225 Water Street
 
Plymouth                              MA    02360    
 
Phone   508 747-2350
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description  the story of the cranberry and cranberry industry
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Owner/Operator:  Ocean Spray Cranberries Inc
 
New or Updated:     12/16/2003

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