Group and Classroom Dairy Farm Tours in Your State

Learn About Southeast Dairy Farming Firsthand

Visiting a dairy farm allows you to see firsthand the daily operation of safe milk production and the care dairy farmers give to their land and animals. Here is a list of dairy farms in your area offering guided tours (list includes farms in Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North and South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia). For information about tour pricing and scheduling, please contact the farm directly.


Middleton Farms, Moss Point, Miss. –
Located near the Alabama/Mississippi state line, Middleton Farms teaches visitors about the history of the farm and dairy foods.
21500 Otis Cooper Rd., Moss Point, MS 39562

Rankin’s Family Farm, Cusseta, Ala.
At the Rankin’s Family Farm, visitors can see how a seasonal grazing-based dairy operates. The farm is also home to beef cows, goats and laying hens.
3356 County Road 83, Cusseta, AL 36852


Big Sandy Creek Dairy, Madison, Ga. – Big Sandy Creek Dairy Website
Big Sandy Creek Dairy offers the opportunity to watch a live milking demonstration accompanied by other farm activities, like a hayride, petting zoo, ice cream and more! Farm tours are approximately 90 minutes long and can vary based upon the size of the group.
4541 Bostwick Road, Madison, GA 30650

Cagle’s Family Farm, Canton, Ga. –
Cagle’s Family Farm hosts Ag-venture farm tours every fourth Saturday during the months April through July.
355 Stringer Rd., Canton, GA 30115

Mountain Fresh Creamery, Clermont, Ga. –
At Mountain Fresh Creamery, the public can experience the final stages of real-time production of high-quality, farm-fresh milk, butter and ice cream.
6615 Cleveland Hwy., Clermont, GA 30527

Rock House Creamery, Newborn, Ga. –
Immerse yourself in the world of Rock House Creamery and Garden. You will meet beautiful dairy cows, learn about the creamline milk process from cow to bottle, and sample milk and Rock House Creamery’s delicious cheese curds.
2471 Broughton Rd., Newborn, GA 30056

Southern Belle Farm, McDonough, Ga. –
Southern Belle Farm offers pick-your-own fruits and vegetables as well as an educational dairy barn exhibit, barnyard animals, cornfield maze, pumpkin patch, pig races, and hayride tours.
1658 Turner Church Rd., McDonough, GA 30252

Steed’s Dairy, Grovetown, Ga. –
Steed’s Dairy is a third-generation, working dairy farm offering spring and fall field trips, year-round parties and private rentals, as well as an autumn corn maze and pumpkin patch.
4634 Wrightsboro Rd., Grovetown, GA 30813


Alpine Hills Dairy Farm, Dry Ridge, Ky. –
The Alpine Hills Dairy Farm opens its gates every September-November for the Country Pumpkins Fall Festival and Tours.
1835 Sherman Mt. Zion Rd., Dry Ridge, KY 41035

Chaney’s Dairy Barn, Bowling Green, Ky. –
Chaney’s offers Summer Family Farm Tours on Fridays and Mondays (June-July).
9191 Nashville Rd., Bowling Green, KY 42101

Ed-Mar Dairy, Walton, Ky. –
Tour the barn, meet the cows, watch a robot at work, bottle feed a calf and sample delicious cheeses and honey at Ed-Mar dairy!
1034 Walton-Nicholson Rd., Walton, KY 41094

Harvest Moon Farm, Crestwood, Ky. –
The tour at Harvest Moon Farm guides visitors through the entire process of dairy farming.
7401 Hanna Rd., Crestwood, KY 40014

Meadowbrook Farm, Richmond, Ky. –
Meadowbrook Farm is a teaching laboratory that supports academic programs within the Eastern Kentucky University Department of Agriculture.
521 Lancaster Ave., Richmond, KY 40475

Thomas Dairy Farm and Market, Cecilia, Ky. –
Thomas Dairy Farm provides educational farm tours for school groups, childcare classes, civic organizations and adult groups.
4625 Leitchfield Rd., Cecilia, KY 42724


Ard’s Dairy, Ruth, Miss.
Ard’s Dairy Farm offers a unique experience for visitors to see firsthand the daily operations of a working family farm.
3479 Orchard Lane SE, Ruth, MS 39662

Middleton Farms, Moss Point, Miss. –
At Middleton Farms, visitors will learn the history behind the dairy, be introduced to the dairy commodity and more.
21500 Otis Cooper Rd., Moss Point, MS 39562

North Carolina

Homeland Creamery, Julian, N.C. –
The tour at Homeland Creamery takes visitors on an hour-and-a-half journey around the facility, including views of the crops, heifers, pregnant cows and more.
6506 Bowman Dairy Rd., Julian, NC 27283

Maple View Agricultural Educational Center, Hillsborough, N.C. –
Maple View Agricultural Center is a non-profit facility designed to educate children about agriculture in relation to the North Carolina Standard Course of Study in Science.
3501 Dairyland Rd., Hillsborough, NC 27278

Reedy Fork Organic Farm, Elon, N.C. –
At Reedy Fork, the staff leads visitors through a tour of how an organic dairy farm and feed mill operate.
7092 Sockwell Rd., Elon, NC 27244

Simply Natural Creamery, Ayden, N.C. –
Simply Natural Creamery offers visitors an inside look at the operation of an organic dairy farm and creamery.
1265 Carson Edwards Rd., Ayden, NC 28513

Stowe Dairy Farms, Gastonia, N.C. –
As former educators, the staff at Stowe Dairy will work with you to choose a farm tour focus area.
169 Stowe Dairy Rd., Gastonia, NC 28052

South Carolina

Happy Cow Creamery, Pelzer, S.C. –
Happy Cow Creamery is a unique on-the-farm milk bottling operation offering high-quality fresh milk directly from its own dairy cows.
332 McKelvey Rd., Pelzer, SC 29669

Hickory Hill Milk, Edgefield, S.C. –
150 Faulkner Mountain Rd., Edgefield, SC 29824


Hatcher Family Farm, College Grove, Tenn. –
The Hatcher family will take you into the barns where the cows are milked, to various pasture lots, and to the creamery where milk is bottled (and more).
6561 Arno Rd., College Grove, TN 37046

Mayfield Dairy Farms, Athens, Tenn. –
Visitors are welcome to tour and learn about Mayfield’s history, agriculture, nutrition, science, technology, research and development, entertainment and art.
4 Mayfield Lane, Athens, TN 37303

Sweetwater Valley Farm, Philadelphia, Tenn. –
Walking tours educate visitors about the sequence of events that form the food production chain that Sweetwater Valley describes as “from cows to cheese.”
17988 West Lee Hwy., Philadelphia, TN 37846


Bergey’s Dairy, Chesapeake, Va. –
Creamy, smooth and always freshly made in our store, our ice cream is something special!
2207 Mt. Pleasant Rd., Chesapeake, VA 23322

Cows-N-Corn, Midland, Va. –
Every kid should meet a cow, take a hayride, see a tractor, and smell the “fresh” air on a real working farm.
5225 Catlett Rd., Midland, VA 22728

Hedgebrook Farm, Winchester, Va. –
In operation since 1906 the farm began as an apple orchard, with a dairy business added in the 1940s. Our milking parlour is the only remaining glass-tubed milking machine in Virginia.
690 Shady Elm Road, Winchester, VA 22602

Richlands Dairy Farm, Blackstone, Va. –
Richlands offers seasonal events and farm tours of the dairy and farm facilities.
116 Cox Rd., Blackstone, VA 23824

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