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California Agricultural Tourism Directory
California Agricultural Tourism Directory
California Agricultural Tourism Directory
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Wakamatsu Farm

Owner
American River Conservancy
Address
941 Cold Springs Rd.
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City
Placerville
County
El Dorado
Zip
95667
email
wakamatsu@arconservancy.org
Phone
530-621-1224
Fax
Directions
Hours
Primary Ag Business
  • bees
  • apiary
  • dairy operation (cows
  • sheep
  • goats
  • others)
  • nursery and/or Christmas trees or timber
  • poultry
  • eggs
  • vegetable
  • berries
  • flowers
  • melons
Primary Ag Business--Other

Native plant nursery

Farm or ranch acreage
272
Activities

Historical site of the Wakamatsu Tea & Silk Farm colony in 1869, registered National & State historical landmark, site of first Japanese settlement in USA, trained docents lead public and private tours of this property.

Products

Organic produce and sustainable animal products offered by 2 farming operations that lease land from the ARC

Events

Public and private tours, special events and festivals, produce farm stand open to public on specific weekdays

Accommodations
  • conference facility/meeting room
  • wedding or event facilities
Direct Agricultural Sales
  • farm stand
  • fresh produce
  • meat
  • poultry
  • eggs
  • animal products
Educational Experience
  • classes or workshops
  • farm tours
  • garden/nursery tours
  • historical exhibits
  • lecture/presentation
  • participatory experience
  • school or youth tours
Entertainment
  • festivals and fairs
  • picnic or play area
  • special events
Outdoor Recreation
  • bird watching
  • fishing
  • nature walks
  • photography
  • wildlife viewing
Miscellaneous

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