A festival next weekend will showcase one of the Hoosier state’s chief industries, giving visitors a hands-on look at where many products eaten around the world come from and how they’re produced.

The first Johnson County Farm Festival Event is slated for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 12 and noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Johnson County fairgrounds in Franklin.

The event is free and open to the public.

Visitors of all ages can talk to farmers and view farm equipment and animals, checking out the modern processes for growing grain, produce and livestock.

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Attractions include agriculture education booths, tractor demonstrations, local food vendors, pedal tractor pull, bounce house, photo booth, and more.

This event is sponsored by Johnson County Farm Bureau, Johnson County Community Foundation, Franklin Chamber of Commerce, and Purdue Extension Johnson County.