Down on the Farm Week Tuesday, July 31 to Saturday, August 4 1 Fabulous Farm Facts from Kansas Does Kansas rank #1 in the United States in any crop production? Kansas is ranked #1 in the United States in sorghum production. Sorghum, a grain, is used to feed people and animals, and is used to make fuel. In Kansas, we grow over half of the nation's sorghum! Learn more How much wheat do Kansas farmers grow? A lot. In 2017, Kansas farmers grew 467,400,000 bushels of wheat, enough to make 93.6 billion white bread sandwiches, or 15 billion boxes of cereal! Learn more What is a bucket calf? A bucket calf is an orphan or newborn calf typically bottle-fed, and later bucket-fed, by a young person learning how to raise cows. Visitors will be able to meet a bucket calf on Friday of farm week! Learn more Down on the Farm Week Programs Categories Dinosaur Week 2018 discount days Discovery Space events Family Fitness Saturdays farm week 2018 free nights holidays Hy-Vee Free Family Fun Nights Insect-o-Rama Week 2018 KCDC Cares kindergarten readiness Little Builders Week 2018 major event member events Puzzle Pieces Rad Robot Week 2018 Serious Fun Mondays Shark Week 2018 Soap Suds and Bubbles Week 2018 special hours event Super Sensory Week thankorama The Pigeon Comes to Topeka! A Mo Willems Exhibit Travel Adventure exhibit featuring LEGO® bricks Wacky World of Water Week 2018 Winter Fun 2018 Wonderful Wizarding Spring Break Stream Agenda Day Month Week Posterboard Stream April 2019 Apr 2019 There are no upcoming events to display at this time. April 2019 Apr 2019 Subscribe to filtered calendar Add to Timely Calendar Add to Google Add to Outlook Add to Apple Calendar Add to other calendar Export to XML Latest KCDC News Mud Run 2019 Travel Adventure featuring LEGO® Bricks In the News: KCDC debuts new “Lift Yourself” exhibit In the News: New Kansas Children’s Discovery exhibit uses science and fun to teach students strength In the News: Dené Mosier Promoted to President/CEO of Kansas Children’s Discovery Center Discovery Center on CNN: More mothers are ending up behind bars. Meeting the needs of their children is becoming a bigger priority Westar Energy Powers STEAM Education for Children Engineering Expo Gets Kids Building, Testing, Improving Free Family Concert Thank You WRHS Interact Club!