Mississippi’s rich and colorful agriculture is on full display, with many agritourism farms and attractions welcoming visitors with their lifestyle.
We will offer a sample from each of the five Mississippi regions, however a full list of registered locations can be found on page visitmississippi.org/things-to-do/point-of-interest/type/agriturism/ for a link to a complete list and details. Add a visit to a registered location to your Mississippi itinerary.
Dairy Farm Arda
Root, Massachusetts/Capital/River region
In the southern part of the region, less than 20 miles from Brookhaven and McComb off I-55, you’ll find Ruth, Mississippi and Arda Dairy. This is a working farm offering fun educational tours. Find out how milk gets from a cow to your table. Feed the calf and enjoy a van ride that will allow you to see all the beauty of the farm in all its glory. Board the “Mu-Chu Train” for a ride across the pond with a stop to feed the fish.
The property is a cozy farmhouse ideal for relaxing away from the stress of everyday life. Slow down a bit and enjoy the quiet countryside setting. This hammock can call your name. The number of guests is limited and advance booking is required. visitmississippi.org/things-to-do/point-of-interest/ards-dairy-farm/.
Cedar Hill Farm
Hernando, MS/Hills Region
Just minutes south of Memphis is Cedar Hills Farm, a family farm that has been open to the public since 1996. -South. Every season you will find something new on the farm. From picking berries in the summer to picking pumpkins and corn in the fall, fun activities take place all year round.
There are many options for private events for groups from 28 to 240 participants. Since there are several seating options, there is also a wide range of dining options. Ideal for tours and travel, meetings, corporate events and weddings, a private event in beautiful countryside is the perfect addition to any itinerary. gocedarhillfarm.com
Shrimp trip to Biloxi
Since 1954, visitors have been joining a real shrimp fishing expedition and discovering the marine life they have caught. During the 70-minute Live Sea Adventure, you’ll learn all about catching, preparing, and eating this Mississippi Gulf Coast delicacy. As Bubba told Forrest in the movie Forrest Gump, there are many ways to cook and eat shrimp. An experienced crew and captain will provide complete information about what makes the net to unfold and work correctly. They will be on hand for inspection and identification of the network award.
Cruise company Biloxi offers two different packages for groups of tour operators from 20+. Bay…