2018 Lewis County Ag Tour

DeGoede's Bulb Farm, Mossyrock

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  • Jack and Bob DeGoede generously explained their operation and showed us through their warehouse and packing operation, their fields, greenhouses and retail store. We all left with beautiful gifted Asian lilies.

Pan American Blueberry Growers, Mossyrock

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Steve talked to the group about operations and issues at Pan American Blueberry Growers. Nice blueberry themed gift baskets were given to each participant.

Mallonee Dairy, Curtis

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Maynard, Kim and family talked about why they are organic and provided everyone the opportunity to see their robots milking the cows.

Newaukum Valley Farm, Adna

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Josh Hyatt talked with tour members about the niche market they have developed working with restaurants. They provided the greens and tomatoes for our salad.

Harkcom home, Adna

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The final stop was dinner prepared entirely from products of Lewis County farms. All enjoyed Shepard's Pie, multiple vegetables, salad, Deviled Quail Eggs, and 3 Blueberry desserts. Everyone enjoyed the farm style meal with good company and went home with gifts of jellies

2019 Plans

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Plans are being made for a larger bus to allow more participants in July 2019. Farms and participants are being contacted--more info will be available at a later date. Contact Maureen Harkcom if you have questions.      360-515-6129 maureen.harkcom@gmail.com