Underhill Farms, a working deer and elk farm in Moundridge, Kansas, welcomes students around the world to enjoy Midwest hospitality, good food, comfortable surroundings and a truly unique farm experience. Students can live, work and eat on a real farm.
This year-round educational tour, Farm Life in Kansas, combines a variety of fun activities in a farming community with learning first-hand how American farmers raise plants and animals for human consumption. Students will be exposed to a variety of cultures – rural, Amish, Mennonite, German and more – while learning the history of farming and examining the issues modern farmers face.
The staff at Underhill Farms will work with each group to customize an itinerary to fit any budget and timeframe. Here’s a sampling of what’s possible:
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Underhill Farms offers a full-service tour. Once your group lands at Mid-Continent Airport in Wichita, Kan., the staff at Underhill Farms handles all logistics, including transportation, lodging and meals.
Transportation: Underhill Farms will pick up your group at Mid-Continent Airport and transport you to the Bed & Breakfast. Underhill Farms will also provide transportation to activities. All farming activities are within 20 miles of Underhill Farms, so transportation time will be minimal. Return transportation to the airport is also provided.Tour length and timeframe
A four-day tour is the minimum length to truly experience Farm Life in Kansas. A seven-day stay is recommended, but tours can be customized to meet any length of stay. Farming is a year-round occupation, therefore tours can be scheduled at any time.
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“I had such a wonderful time and all the other girls did, too. We were still talking about it when we got home to Los Angeles. It was an awesome experience.” – Beth Nabel, 16, Los Angeles