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Farmpark

Kirtland, Ohio

"Step inside the root system of an 8-foot-diameter tomato with 5-foot horn worm crawling up the vine at the Great Tomato Works in the Plant Science Center," Sheridan says. "There's also a hydroponics exhibit showing how things can grow without soil. Don't miss the solar and wind power exhibits." You can see oats being planted in the fields, hand-milk a cow and make ice cream at this 235-acre farm and science center where llamas and alpacas are among the 100 farm animals. 800-366-3276;
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