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 Adult Event Dinosaur Week 2018 discount days Discovery Baby 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 Kenya's Kids kindergarten readiness Little Builders Week 2018 major event member events Mobile Museum 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 December 2019 Dec 2019 There are no upcoming events to display at this time. December 2019 Dec 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 Thank You, AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps! Thank You, Washburn Ichabod Football! Shop Museum Store Sunday at the Discovery Shop Exploring the Elephant Orphanage in Kenya’s Kids Next Steps for Play Free Thank You, Washburn Leadership Institute! Exploring the Outdoor Kitchen in Kenya’s Kids DIY Discovery: Spooky Science Lava Lamps! Exploring the Home in Kenya’s Kids Discovery DIY: Chemistry Crystal Creatures!