Ever wonder how grapes make their way from the vine into wine? With this 45-minute tour at Jowler Creek Vineyard and Winery, you can see for yourself. Learn about the process from planting to harvesting, plus the vineyard's other sustainable farming. From there, go straight onto the winery to learn about the wine-making process from the vintners at one of Missouri’s best wineries
. Space for tours is limited and pre-payment is required; reserve your spot today by calling 816-858-5528. Tours offered April through September.
Shatto Milk Company is a small, family-owned dairy farm
. While it isn’t officially a petting farm, visitors are invited to look around, learn about how dairy farms work, meet a few of the cows, and visit our country store without reservations. Groups are welcome. There is a blanket picnic area. Tours (90 minutes) of the dairy, bottling facility and farm are offered Tuesdays through Saturdays, year-round, by appointment. Tours: $5; younger than 3, free.
As one of Missouri’s most treasured farmer's markets
, City Market offers visitors a variety of fresh produce, meats, specialty groceries, flowers and gift items from nearby farms and around the world. City Market offers shoppers the opportunity to purchase heartland goods direct from producers, especially on the weekend during the Midwest's largest Farmers' Market.