Now is a great time to take a drive out to Boyd Orchards in Versailles Ky. This family-friendly farm sells produce, serves lunch, and hosts birthday parties, weddings and other events on the 70-acre property. Just a 30-minute drive from Lexington, the venue attracts produce lovers who want just-picked freshness.
Terry and Susie Boyd are the fifth generation of farmers to work the land. The focus is on fruit, especially apples, and they also grow strawberries, peaches, berries, pears, grapes, and pumpkins. Vegetables include asparagus, corn, squash, onions, potatoes, and tomatoes. Many of what is grown is also available for shoppers to pick directly from the source. You-pick favorites for kids of all ages include berries, strawberries, and pumpkins.
Children can also visit the petting zoo and play on the playground which features huge slides, a pirate ship and a playhouse made from hay bales. Besides fresh produce the store sells homemade pies and cakes, preserves, marinades, and gifts. The Apple Blossom Cafe has a rotating menu with hamburgers, hot dogs, and other kid-friendly foods. Desserts are a highlight featuring seasonal favorites such as strawberry shortcake or apple dumplings.
The scenic drive to Boyds Orchards in Versailles Ky may have you dreaming of owning a farm of your own. Or perhaps you want a house in a rural country setting. Versailles offers the best of both worlds by offering a small-town of just 9000 people surrounded by rolling hills and farmland- yet the town itself is only 20 minutes from Lexington. Versailles also has one of the largest Kroger groceries in the state. Commuting from this charming small town to Frankfort is also about 20 minutes. The interstate system makes connecting to Louisville, Georgetown and Cincinnati easy also. Click this link to see homes for sale in downtown Versailles and visit our Neighborhoods page to see more Versailles neighborhoods. And also check out this link to see horse farms and properties for sale in Central Kentucky.If you’re buying or selling a home in Lexington Ky or moving to Lexington Ky, be sure to contact Ivan ‘Z’ Newell and the LexHomes Team for assistance with Lexington KY real estate. 'Z' and the LexHomes team members are 'Loving Lexington!" and loving to assist people in search of homes for sale, Kentucky horse farms or investment properties in Lexington, KY and surrounding areas. If you'd like more information on a real estate career with LexHomes Real Estate, we're always looking for more dedicated real estate agents! Just email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (859) LEX-HOME (539-4663) today!