Missouri Chestnut Roast Festival

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The Missouri Chestnut Roast Festival is the University of Missouri Center for Agroforestry’s signature annual field event at the MU Horticulture & Agroforestry Research Farm in New Franklin. Visitors will have the opportunity to learn about agroforestry through tours of on-farm research plots & demonstration areas, presentations from local producers & researchers, and interactions with specialty perennial crop vendors, conservation & forestry organizations, and other educational booths. The historic 1819 Thomas Hickman House will be open for tours. Attendees will have the chance to purchase local food, artisan products from local vendors, and native plants & trees. The event is free and open to the public, rain or shine.


University of Missouri Horticulture and Agroforestry Research Farm
   10:00 am — 3:00 pm
10 Research Center Road
New Franklin, MO 65274

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Travelers With Disabilities Information
Special Needs Accommodations
Smoking Policy
No Smoking
Pet Policy
Service Animals Welcome
Pets Are Not Allowed
Suitable For These Age Groups
Family Friendly