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Bruce D. Campbell Farm and Food Discovery Centre

Address: Research Station Road, off Highway 75, Glenlea, MB, R0G 0S0
Phone: 204.883.2524
Fax: 204.474.7525

E: ffdc@umanitoba.ca
W: Bruce D. Campbell Farm and Food Discovery Centre

The Bruce D. Campbell Farm and Food Discovery Centre is a fun place to explore how your food gets from the farm to your plate with interactive exhibits that show the science and technology involved. Hands-on highlights include four windows into the pig barn, tractor cab, computer games, weather station, biosecurity shower, vet ultrasound, store scanner and chemistry of food. The centre includes parking, bus drop off, picnic area, guided tours (please book ahead) and outside plots with Manitoba crops. A multipurpose room supports activities, presentations and meetings. Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Family Summer Programming

Come check out one of our fun summer events aimed at kids and families.

Cost: $5.00 per person over 5 years old.

Saturday, July 8 - Ice Cream Party - Come join us at the Discovery Centre and make some homemade ice cream.   A cold treat to enjoy on a hot summer’s day!

Saturday, July 15 - Insect Investigation - Learn about the bugs that are all around us and then wander outside to catch insects buzzing around the Centre.

Saturday, July 22 - Dairy Day - Explore the dairy barn and learn about how we get milk to make cheese and yogurt. Finish by helping to make some fresh ice cream!

Saturday, July 29 - Canola Crush - Tour the centre and learn how to crush canola seeds to make canola oil.

Saturday, August 12 - Ice Cream Party - Come join us at the Discovery Centre and make some homemade ice cream A cold treat to enjoy on a hot summer’s day!

Saturday, August 19 - Pizza Party - Mix, Knead and Roll out your own pizza dough before topping it with some delicious local ingredients.

Sunday, September 17 - Open Farm Day - Come to our farm to enjoy activities such as dairy barn tours, ice cream making and explore the Discovery Centre FREE OF CHARGE!

Saturday, October 28 - Pumpkin Carving Party - BYOP (Bring your own pumpkin), do all the carving in the Discovery Centre and leave the mess for us to clean!

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