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Frequently Asked Questions - Farm Tour
WHAT TYPE OF TOUR DO YOU OFFER? Our tour is a driving tour. You will learn about the Kreider Farms Dairy Farm Operation. You will drive your own car following one of our tour guides or you will be able to ride on our Trolley or Farm Tour Bus if it is available along with one of our tour guide. You are in your car or on our Trolley or Bus for the majority of the tour with the exception of getting out to go into the Milking Carousel to view the milking process.
WHAT TIMES IS THE TOUR OFFERED? We offer our tour Monday through Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. The first tour will meet at the Welcome Center at 9:30 a.m. and depart by 9:45 a.m. The last tour will meet at the Welcome Center at 1:15 p.m. and depart at 1:30 a.m. The milking ends at approximately 2:00 p.m. daily. Our tours are offered year round. We do not operate the tour on Sundays.
WHAT WILL I SEE ON THE TOUR? You will see our dairy farm and things that happen on the farm. You will see the chicken houses, bunker silos, various barns, Bion processing facility, cows, cows and more cows, a drive through our Maternity Barn and our milking carousel and the milking process.
HOW LONG IS THE TOUR? Our tour is a 90 minute driving tour and this includes climbing our Silo Observation Tower if you are 42” tall and have a signed Waiver prior to arrival.
WILL I SEE THE CHICKENS? No. Due to the bio-security regulations in place, no one is permitted near or on the chicken side of the farm. The tour guides will show you the chicken house and talk about the operation, from the dairy side of the farm.
DO I SEE THE MILK AND ICE CREAM PROCESSING PLANT? No. There is a short video shown prior to the departure of the tour, but the tours are not taken to our processing plant.
DO I RECEIVE A SAMPLE? You will receive a sample of Kreider Farms or Pride of the Farm Milk at the end of the tour; a choice of chocolate or white milk.