This page provides answers to many common questions about the farm. As time passes and more details come into focus, more questions will be added in order to provide as much information as possible. If you have a question that is not addressed by information on this page, please submit it to us via our contact page.
Is the Rural Heritage Farm open for visitors at this time?
Not on a daily schedule. The Board of Directors organizes planned and scheduled events for visitors at this time. Currently a Farm Heritage Day is held the last Sunday in September. Additionally, in conjunction with the Indian Trail Chapter of the Master Naturalists, a wildflower and nature walk is held the last Sunday in April. Both of these events are free and open to the public.
Will the Rural Heritage Farm be a profit oriented operation?
No. The Ellis County Rural Heritage Farm Inc has been officially designated as a Texas nonprofit corporation and approved by the U. S. Internal Revenue Service as eligible to receive tax-deductible donations as a 501(c)(3) organization. The Employer Identification Number (EIN) for the Ellis County Rural Heritage Farm Inc is 82-3089147.