Science-Farm Day – NC Science Fest
April 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Tarkil Branch Farm's Homestead Museum
1198 Fountaintown Road
NC 28518
Cowan Museum of History and Science

Visit Tarkil Branch Farm’s Homestead Museum for a fun-filled day of farm activities… with science! This event is part of Cowan Museum’s NC Science Fest! 

  • Take a selfie with baby goats, chickens, and ducks from the University of Mount Olive!
  • Make ice cream with James Sprunt Community College (free samples for the public) and milk a model cow!
  • Learn from East Duplin High School how apple cider and apple cider vinegar is made. Free apple cider samples for the public.
  • Demos of turpentine distillation.
  • Demos of grafting grape vines by Mill Branch Vineyards. Free grape juice samples for the public.
  • Make edible soil profiles with the Duplin Agribusiness Academy.
  • Talk to a beekeeper and learn the science of how honey is made (with free honey tasting).
  • Sandwiches for sale from the Country Barn!

For questions about the event contact the Cowan Museum of History and Science at (910) 296-2149, or visit www.cowanmuseum.org.