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Heifer Farm

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216 Wachusett St, Rutland, MA 01543-2012
+1 508-886-2221
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Heifer Farm in Rutland is Now Closed

Just letting you all know, Heifer Farm in Rutland closed late in 2017, and no buyers have come... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
DisFam17
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Worcester, Massachusetts
Really nice place, check it out

This is such a nice place, it's a non-profit farm that runs camps for kids while also having a... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
hikerkm
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Holden, Massachusetts
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Heifer International offers a powerful global education experience at its Heifer Farm, located in Rutland, MA (62 miles West of Boston). Each program introduces participants to the idea that one person can make a difference in ending hunger and poverty.Programs range from tours to multi-night programs that provide participants a first-hand look at the challenges surrounding hunger and poverty. Heifer Farm programs are ideal for schools, congregations, youth organizations, families and individuals that want to learn more about the issues surrounding hunger and poverty, Heifer’s sustainable solutions and what they can do to help.Experiential, hands-on, interactive and fun, Heifer Farm is also a demonstration farm complete with gardens and animals including yaks and traditional farm animals such as pigs, goats and more.
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Feb 5, 2018
“Heifer Farm in Rutland is Now Closed”
Apr 27, 2017
“Really nice place, check it out”
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216 Wachusett St, Rutland, MA 01543-2012
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Just letting you all know, Heifer Farm in Rutland closed late in 2017, and no buyers have come forth for the property yet. Sad - we loved exploring the various "countries," and enjoyed the view, the animals, and the slightly hippy vibe there. Just memories...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is such a nice place, it's a non-profit farm that runs camps for kids while also having a Christian service component.

Thank hikerkm
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Was just driving down the road and saw the sign... impromptu stop on our Saturday outing. Nice farm and nice store. Wonderful story. A nice destination or wayside stop.

Thank karleensheets
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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Love the Heifer Farm. We stopped in to buy pumpkins and go on a hay ride. Great for any age young and old.

Thank Carolyn000001
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Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Visited the farm with our 6th grade son. He encouraged the family trip after going with his class. Very knowledgable volunteer guided us through the village

Thank Michelle G
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Excellent location for family visit with lots of hands-on experiences and farm knowledge with a focus on global helping. Their fall harvest festival is a must for families with young children because there is something for everyone.

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Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

This is a fun place for kids to learn about animals, farming, and the way people live in other parts of the world. It's much better than other, more commercial activities. I look forward to going back! My toddler year old was able to walk...More

Thank Darcy W
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Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

Heifer farm is by far the most meaningful place I visited. The global village experience allows you to live a day in the life of a family in extreme poverty. They offer different houses based on the different countries they work with. Additionally, the educational...More

Thank Fiorella Y
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Reviewed 7 March 2015

Heifer International is a long time international charity which provides farm animals for people in resource constrained settings along with help with farming practices. This farm has about 10 examples of different types of homes from countries where Heifer Int'l works or has worked and...More

Thank cvdhmd
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Reviewed 20 May 2014

We are regulars at Drumlin Farm, but decided to check this out when our church made a field trip there in May 2014. The tour started with a movie featuring the villages Heifer International supports, which really helped the kids relate what we saw on...More

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