Bringing in the Harvest
September 22, 2019
08:30 AM until 05:00 PM
For almost 200 years, farmers brought their wheat and corn to what is now Yates Mill to have their grains ground into flour and meal. Today, you can stop by the Yates Mill visitor center to see a tabletop display about what tasks 19th-century farmers and their families would be doing each month as part of their life on a farm. In September, learn how farmers harvested crops like wheat before the invention of mechanized harvesters; try threshing wheat by hand; and make a craft to take home!
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Historic Yates Mill County Park
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