Agriculture is alive and well along the Mississippi River. There are a number of outstanding ways you can experience this agricultural abundance. Visit orchards, cheese factories, gardens, nurseries, tree farms, farmers markets, museums and more. Don’t miss these opportunities to learn about the Mississippi River region, its farms and its hardworking residents. Search for farm-related attractions.
Annual Events – Learn about great annual farm-related events.
Aquaculture – Visit fish farms raising catfish and more.
Cheese Factories – Taste and purchase some of the best cheese on earth.
Christmas Tree Farms – Discover where Christmas trees come from.
Dairy Farms – Visit some of the finest dairy farms in the nation.
Farm Bed & Breakfasts – Immerse yourself in farm life.
Farm Petting Zoos – Meet furry farm friends.
Farmers Markets – Buy fruits, vegetables, baked goods and more.
Farm Tours and Farm Experiences – Tour working farms.
Fruit and Seasonal Produce – Buy everything from asparagus to zucchini.
Gardens – Be dazzled by glorious color.
Livestock Farms – Learn about the farms that supply our dinner tables.
Museums – Learn about the history of agriculture along the Mississippi River.
Nurseries – Buy trees, shrubs and other plants for your own garden.
Orchards – See hillsides covered in thriving fruit trees.
Organic Farms – Discover outstanding organic farms.
Pick Your Own – Pick blueberries, strawberries, apples and other fruits.
Unique Agricultural Structures – See historic stone barns, silos and more.
Unique Ethnic Communities – Unique communities, from Amish to Cajun.
Wineries – Find charming wineries along the Great River Road.
Start planning your own trip. Use the search options below to find agricultural attractions.