Madison College News

Public invited to tour Fountain Prairie Farm

Madison College's new outdoor classroom and hands-on laboratory at Fountain Prairie Farm will host an open house Oct. 18 from 1-4 p.m. The property, located at W1901 State Road 16 near Fall River and is home to the college's Institute for Sustainable Agriculture. It serves as an entrepreneurial incubator and an educational resource for the community.

At the open house visitors can tour the historic farm house, take a wagon tour of the property and enjoy refreshments in the barn. At 2:30 p.m. Provost Turina Bakken and Bryan Woodhouse, associate vice president, will give a presentation on this partnership and future plans for the property.

Free transportation will be provided from the Truax Campus Wright Street driveway at 12:30 and 1:30 p.m. with return trips at 3:30 and 4:30 p.m. 

Published October 5, 2018. Updated October 11, 2018.