Earth Day Anaerobic Digester Tour
April 22 @ 8:30 am - 9:00 amFree
At Barstow’s Longview Farm, every day is Earth Day!
Learn how Barstow’s Longview Farm turns food waste and cow manure into enough electricity for 1,600 homes with an anaerobic digester. The system offsets our carbon hoof-print by 85%.
Tour begins at 8:30am at Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery on the porch and takes about 20 minutes. The tour will visit the farm’s anaerobic digester just steps from Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery.
Registration is not required. This tour is free and open to all people. Tour is rain, snow, or shine!
Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery and Barstow’s Longview Farm is owned and operated by sixth and seventh generation Barstow’s. Nestled at the base of Skinner State Park and right alongside the Connecticut River, the dairy farm has been a part of the landscape since 1806.
Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery offers homemade baked goods and pies, lunch from local ingredients, farm fresh produce, farm raised beef, ice cream, and scenic views of protected farmland from the porch and dining room. This family friendly store is open daily year round. Come meet your neighborhood dairy farmer!