Nestled into the curves of the Vermillion River, Bellwether Farm is a camp, retreat, and education center dedicated to exposing the wider community to the creation that sustains all of life. As a working farm, its life focuses on four primary activities.
Facilities & Grounds
Bellwether Farm is a unique and affordable option for your next gathering. The center offers brand new facilities featuring a green technology, renewable energy, and water reclamation systems.
A Semi-Silent Advent Retreat will be held at Bellwether Farm on December 2 - 3. The event will begin at 5:00 p.m. Friday and end at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday. The retreat will offer an opportunity to quietly reflect on the Gospel of Matthew. Readings and thoughts and notes will be discussed at meals and the time will be begun and ended with prayers. Silence and a time to prepare for the advent of the Child will be the main offering of the retreat. This event costs $165 a person for a private retreat room, and $140 a person for a double room. Scholarships are also available for those who need them. For questions, please contact Rebecca Miller. Registration is required by November 24.
Friday, December 2 - Saturday, December 3, 2022
Bellwether Farm is a model of green technology featuring passive buildings, renewable energy, and more. It is a vehicle through which we can teach the wider community about fidelity to the environment, nutrition, physical and spiritual wellness, local food sourcing, food justice, and sustainable living.
Volunteer around Bellwether Farm. Opportunities are posted as they become available.