Farm Camp offers a wide variety of farm activity

                                        Which includes team building, imagination,  public speaking, trivia skills, artistic skills, drama, singing, dancing and a great all around the farm experience and  your child chooses our extra activities if they choose to try!

Camp Dates for 2018 JUNE 18-22 JUNE 25-29 (July 2-6 off week) JULY 9-13 JULY 16-20

Session 1    June 18-22   This week is closed and only taking names to be on waiting list.                                  

Session 2    June 25-29    This week is closed.   

Session 3     July  9-13   

Session 4     July  16-20

 

For the camp application click here. WILL BE online registration with mail in deposit for 2018

Please note in 1-3 days you will receive a email back and a print off to send in your deposit. We also will have a new camper orientation night so we can answer any questions.

     Sign you child up today!!        Email us at bentonfamilyfarm@aol.com  Please contact us if your child needs to change weeks as it can open up a spot for a new camper. We try to accommodate but only if a space opens.   

-Milking the cow(1 minute milk contest)

-Tending to the chicks

-Caring & Feeding animals

-Shearing sheep and goats

 -Hayrides & working in the dirt

-Games and team building

-Working with the land

-Working in the garden

-Scavenger hunts & Outdoor games

  • TEAM BUILDING SKILLS

-Learning to fish & collecting plenty of worms.

Vet Science with 2017 using microscope, bug collecting, leaf collecting, fish identification.  

 

Optional for campers no extra charges.
Horse Back Riding Lessons, Archery lessons and only if your child chooses to do!

Camp is for kids 6-13  (5 years old if we feel like ready!)

Farm Camp is     Monday - Friday 9:45 - 2:45 pm (expect to stay till 3 pm as they will want to show you around)

 

Camp fee is $200 for 1 week ($75 deposit) due at time of registration

                                                                                 Any Returning campers and junior counselors return for $195 with deposit due $75                                                                     Children bring their own lunch bag and refrigeration is provided and we provide snacks and water or Gatorade during day.  We just ask the camper bring their own water bottle with their name on it!

Parents and Grandparents we have a show and presentation on Friday afternoon 2pm sharp!! Bring a lawn chair or there are benches.

WARNING: DUE TO THE KENTUCKY EQUINE (HORSE) ACTIVITY LIABILITY ACT WE DO NOT CARRY INSURANCE – Ride AT YOUR OWN RISK All children are required to ride with a helmet.  

 

UNDER KENTUCKY STATE LAW, A FARM ANIMAL ACTIVITY SPONSOR, FARM ANIMAL PROFESSIONAL, OR OTHER PERSON DOES NOT HAVE THE DUTY TO ELIMINATE ALL RISKS OF INJURY OF PARTICIPATION IN FARM ANIMAL ACTIVITIES. THERE ARE INHERENT RISKS OF INJURY THAT YOU VOLUNTARILY ACCEPT IF YOU PARTICIPATE IN FARM ANIMAL ACTIVITIES. KRS 247.4027    This applies to all KY farm and events per state law.

 

Our Board Of Directors our offering a one per family discount if your family commits to support Benton Family Farm for a year with Kroger Community Rewards program we will discount your total bill $20 off! This program affects you in no way only that each time you shop Kroger gives back to the community which if you click us, will help us in our budget. We just need a screen shot showing you have chose us! Kroger.com go to community rewards.