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Crosslake Community School students take a visit to the farm

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On Monday, Sept. 30, Crosslake Community School (CCS) students visited the Dahlke farm in Fifty Lakes to harvest pumpkins and learn about the farm.

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Every year the students plant pumpkins at the Dahlke farm and then harvest them in the fall. The pumpkins are sold outside the school for a fundraiser.

In addition to gathering pumpkins, students also got to explore a hay bale maze created by the Dahlkes and other CCS parent volunteers. The maze included pumpkin-head scarecrows, tunnels, balancing beams and decorations.

Students got to pet horses, learn about farm equipment and eat a snack.

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