The Farmer's Daughter

Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream

Jennifer McMillanFeb 26, '19

One of my favorite memories of summer was my grandmother, mother, and aunts making homemade ice cream.  I loved homemade vanilla, but when fruit was added to the ice cream, I wasn't a fan (I'm a picky eater!) because I didn't like the contrasting textures of melting ice cream and...

Time to schedule your field trips at the farm!

Jennifer McMillanJan 30, '191 comment

We are pre-booking field trips on the farm right now and the calendar is filling up fast for our most popular season: spring!  The weather is usually nice (temperature wise!) and we have alot going on!  We offer field trips for schools and groups of 20 or more, all ages...

Sunflower picking tips

Jennifer McMillanJul 9, '18

Our first year growing U-Pick Sunflowers has been a beautiful and fun learning experience for us!  I thought I should pass along some of the things we learned to those of you who wish to grow your own or would like to come visit us to pick. Bring clippers or...

Strawberry Picking Tips & Rules

Jennifer McMillanApr 18, '181 comment

Wear comfortable shoes and clothes! If you’re coming to pick your own strawberries at our south Georgia farm, you will have to walk to the field and up the rows so be sure to dress comfortably!  Be prepared to walk to the field (it’s 90 yards). We do not allow...