Community- Discovery Barns

Discovery Barns

Agriculture education is an area of focus we utilize to help increase the communication between the farmer and the consumer. The Pipestone Discovery Barns serve as agricultural learning opportunities in 9 different county and state fairs in Iowa, Minnesota and South Dakota. Highlights of Discovery Barns include: sows giving birth, wean piglets, chickens laying eggs, chicks hatching, dairy calves, cow milking demonstrations and many static educational displays. 

Visit us this summer!

Locations

Pipestone County, MN

Sioux Empire Fair, SD

Buchanan County, IA

Plymouth County, IA

Clinton County, IA

Rock County, MN

Lyon County, MN

Brown County, SD

Murray County, MN

Washington Pavilion- “Grow It!”

PIPESTONE is excited to announce their sponsorship of the new agriculture-themed exhibits on the new “Grow It!” floor at the Washington Pavilion Kirby Science Center in Sioux Falls, SD. “Grow It!” features 3,000 square feet of new agriculture-themed exhibits as part of the center’s third floor dedicated to the state of South Dakota.

 

“Grow It!” offers new hands-on experience that will inspire children to connect, engage and learn while having fun. PIPESTONE is proud to sponsor the Pipestone Marketplace where they can stock the shelves straight from the crop field next door, shop and checkout with some delicious bacon.

Family Activities

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Agriculture is all around you from food that you eat, clothes that wear, and much more! Discovery more about this industry and how it is all around you!

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3 days ago

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Did you know that today is World Bee Day?Where would we be without bees? As far as important species go, they are top of the list. They are critical pollinators: they pollinate 70 of the around 100 crop species that feed 90% of the world. Honey bees are responsible for $30 billion a year in crops. Our supermarkets would have not even half of the amount of fruit and vegetables! ... See MoreSee Less
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2 weeks ago

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Some of you are overcooking your pork and it shows... Always remember! For the juiciest, most delicious results, cook whole muscle cuts to 145 degrees F followed by a 3-minute rest.#mnpork #pork #porkchop #porkchops #loin #porkloin #145please #cookingtemperature #internaltemperature ... See MoreSee Less
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2 weeks ago

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As you are cooking your pork, keep in mind these helpful tips!Key thing to remember: Cook whole muscle cuts to an internal temperature of 145° F and ground pork to 160° F! ... See MoreSee Less
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2 weeks ago

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Post-Workout Pork Meal ... See MoreSee Less
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