Farm Tours

Get a behind-the-scenes peek of our cheesemakers at work. Learn about how we carefully manage our pastures. Road signs will help you find your way to the farm.

 

Just Announced!

Sunday, October 19th: Tour Day at Green Dirt Farm

As a "working farm", Green Dirt Farm isn't open to the public. Everyone on the farm is either tending the sheep, milking the sheep or making delicious sheep's milk cheeses and yogurt. However, we love having guests out to the farm. If you haven't already been able to attend one of our Cheese Appreciation Events or Farm Table Dinners, here is your chance to get to come visit the farm. Guests will be able take a tour and learn about the process of Dirt-Grass-Sheep-Milk-Cheese-Community. Afterwards, they'll have an opportunity to sample and purchase our cheeses and yogurts along with a la carte selections of locally produced bread, jams and beverage pairings.

Sunday, October 19th, 10am-3pm

Advance Tickets $15 Adults / Day of Tickets $17 Adults / Kids under 12 are free. Ticket price includes off-site parking, shuttle service, tour admission and cheese sampling. Parking and shuttle details and directions will be sent to the ticket holders a week prior to the event.  There is no parking at the farm.

There will be four groups of 50 tickets sold for four different tour time slots.

10-11am Group 1 / Brown Wrist Band SOLD OUT
11-Noon Group 2 / Green Wrist Band
1pm-2pm Group 3 / Blue Wrist Band
2pm-3pm Group 4 / White Wrist Band

Tickets now available at: Brown Paper Tickets

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Directions to Parking/Shuttle Bus to Farm

Benner Park, Weston, MO 64098

Please be on the bus no later than 10 minutes before your group's tour time begins. We will have a friendly Green Dirt Farm staff member who will check you in before you get on the bus that will bring you to the farm.

Navigating via GPS sometimes results in a longer and more circuitous route. These directions should make your trip easier.

Take I-29N to Exit 20, toward TRACY/WESTON.

  • Turn LEFT onto MO-273, following signs (sharp bend to the right) for MO-273N (4.7 miles).
  • Turn RIGHT at the traffic light and "Historic Weston Welcome" sign on MO-273/MO-45 (4.8 miles).
  • Continue through Weston, then turn LEFT into the parking lot of BENNER PARK. Watch for directional signs that display our logo.

Estimated drive time from Downtown Kansas City is about 45 minutes.


Tour

Once you arrive at the farm, you'll walk up our gravel drive towards the dairy parlor and cheese kitchen. Your tour guide will greet you and you'll learn about our philosophy, practices and how our cheeses are made. After the tour, you can watch our ladies (sheep) grazing as you wait for the tractor to pick you up to take you to our events barn.