Albion Orchards is the
perfect place to introduce your students to the wonders of nature and the
reality of farming. Our school tours are informative, educational and lots of
fun! Your students will learn first hand the steps a farmer must take to
ensure a healthy and nutritious crop. Your class will go into the heart of the
orchard, where their learning experience will begin. Students are encouraged
to ask questions and interact throughout the tour.
knowledgeable Tour Guide will educate your students on:
Pruning and caring for the trees and Apples.
The importance of bees and the pollination process.
Differences between varieties and harvest times.
What happens at harvest time?
Explanation of farm equipment.
Shown how to properly pick an Apple.
Actual Apple picking.
Tour of Apple storage building and display of Apple related products.
Each student will get to
pick a 3lb bag of Apples from the tree to take home, as well as, an apple
related coloring sheet. Each class will receive a bag of Apples and one
Pumpkin to take back to the classroom. Tours are approximately 1 1/2 to 2
hours - $7.00 per student. Our Indoor lunch areas are available on a first
come first serve basis. Access to Hay
and/or the Nature Walk for students is also available time and space
* Although we are closed
from December to August, our office is always open for booking tours. So
don't wait call today!
NOTE: We also offer French immersion
Contact us to book your tour today!