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Schoolchildren, families flock to Northborough’s Tougas Family Farm

By Sue Wambolt, Contributing Writer

Tyler Bolt, 3, of Shrewsbury, takes a ride on the Tougas Farm playground tractor.

Northborough – Every autumn, busloads of enthusiastic schoolchildren fill the parking lot at Tougas Family Farm, 234 Ball St. in Northborough. While there, children and families enjoy wagon rides into the orchard where Honeycrisp, Macoun, McIntosh, Gala, Cortland and Mutsu apples are ripe and ready for picking. Additionally, the farm boasts a barnyard, a playground and a country kitchen complete with farm fresh homemade baked goods, ice cream and apple cider donuts.

(Photos/Sue Wambolt)

Michael Flaherty, of Millis, enjoys pushing his granddaughter Leah, of Shrewsbury, on the swing.

Students from the Summit Montessori School, 283 Pleasant St., Framingham, pose for pictures before heading into the Tougas Farm orchard to pick apples. This group of children are students in Miss Lynn’s classroom.

 

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1 Comment for “Schoolchildren, families flock to Northborough’s Tougas Family Farm”

  1. Such great pictures! Love the little guy on the tractor! We enjoy your pictures so much.

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