Schnepf Farms Archives

Agritourism flourishes in the Valley of the Sun

Photo courtesy of Visit Mesa

In a time when fresh, organic eating is on the forefront of many consumers’ minds, a handful of farmers in the valley are working to bring interest to the process behind the produce that ends up in kitchens nationwide. Local favorites like Schnepf Farms, the Queen Creek Olive Mill and The Farm at Agritopia invite… Read More →

Things to do this weekend

Tim McGraw

Don’t let these hot days get in the way of all the fun to be had all around the Valley this weekend. From concerts and comedy shows to the Phoenix Pet Expo, a peach festival and the fourth annual Ameri-CAN Canned Craft Beer Festival, there’s something for everyone (A/C included). Don’t forget to share photos… Read More →

Top 5: Best Places to Take Kids (Fall-Winter 2012)

Top 5: Best Places to Take Kids - EAZ Fall-Winter 2012

The Top 5 Best Places to Take Kids — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Arizona Science Center 600 E. Washington St., Phoenix, AZ 85004 (602) 716-2000 azscience.org Hands-on, eye-opening fun with more than 300 interactive exhibits, Dorrance planetarium, giant-screen theater, daily live demonstrations, traveling exhibitions and much more. Children’s Museum of Phoenix 215… Read More →

Top 5: Best Places To Take The Kids (Spring-Summer 2012)

Top 5 Best Places to take the Kids (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 5 Best Places to take the Kids — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Arizona Science Center 600 E. Washington St., Phoenix, AZ 85004 602-716-2000 azscience.org Hands-on, eye-opening fun with more than 300 interactive exhibits, Dorrance planetarium, giant-screen theater, daily live demonstrations, traveling exhibitions and much more. Children’s Museum Of Phoenix 215… Read More →

Schnepf Farms: Gardens, Tours, Events And More

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by in Play

Schnepf Farms is more than just a farm. With a Country Store & Bakery, U-Pick Gardens, special dinner events, guided tours and campsites, the possibilities for family fun are seemingly endless. And the history that makes up Schnepf Farms is equally as intriguing, as the combination of old and new buildings coupled with the family’s… Read More →

Local Harvest: Where To Get Organic In Arizona

Photo:Flickr, NatalieMaynor
by in Around Arizona | Green | Healthcare

We hear people tell us to be “green” and shop “green;” however, no one tells us were to get our products to eat green. I am not talking about eating your green beans; I am talking about purchasing things that are locally grown and harvested. In Arizona there are farms, stands and local orchards that… Read More →