Agri-Tourism in Fort Scott

Shead Farm

2468 Cavalry Rd Garland KS 66741


Shead Farm Homestead

Shead Farms & Ranches is an open farm to the public (by reservation). They also host a bi-annual Homestead Festival in May at the farm where the public is invited to learn & explore and experience the Shead Farm to gather ideas on how to live a sustainable organic lifestyle. Find their Facebook page for dates and more information.

Some things you might experience on the Shead Farm might include:

Tour the “SheadStead” Gardens, Orchard, High Tunnel, Animals, Beekeeping, etc

Q & A sessions concerning sustainable organic lifestyle

Children’s Activities Can Include: Games, Petting Barn, Story Station, Photo Cut-outs, Milking and Butter Making, etc

Visit the SheadStead Market / Fruit Store

Fresh Produce picked as you order

Veggie Powders (to add nutrient to any meal or dessert).

Animals for sale: Peacocks, Turkeys, Chicks, Ducklings, Kittens

Sign-up for homesteading classes (planting, harvesting, preserving, etc.)

Groups and bus tours are welcome and coordinated through the Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center or by contacting Shead Farms directly.


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