The Ultimate Farm Toy Gift Guide for Kids
With the holidays just around the corner, it’s time to start making those gift buying lists! We know there are so many options out there – not to mention the toy catalogs galore – so it can be hard to figure out just what your little one will gravitate toward. That’s why we put together the ultimate gift guide specifically for farm toys. From books about tractors to a wooden barn set, farm toys are a fun, educational gift for kids this holiday season!
This is the perfect set for a little “carpet farming” that will keep your little one busy for hours! The set comes with a combine, two tractors and gator, plus farm animals and fencing.
Recommended age: 12+ months
We love a good Melissa & Doug wooden playset, and this farm activity is no exception. It gets bonus points for its on-the-go use!
Recommended age: 3-5 years
Is your child fascinated by all things tractors? Then this is the perfect book for him or her, as they’ll explore all sorts of ag machinery and learn about the importance of a farmer’s #1 asset, the soil! It’s a sturdy, interactive board book so it can withstand even the most “enthusiastic” young readers.
Recommended age: 2-4 years
Looking for a fun, educational electronic activity pad to gift this season? This farm-themed tablet features 16 busy farm scenes for kids to press, play, and learn. The cards easily store inside the tablet, making it the perfect activity at home and on the go!
Recommended age: 5-6 years
Let your little one “jump into the boots” of several farm families as they care for their animals and crops through the seasons.
Recommended age: 3-6 years
We love this book that’s all about farm animals, from cows and pigs to ducks and dogs. It’s the perfect board book for young ones!
Recommended age: 1-5 years
This gift teaches your child all about vegetable farming – all while learning about colors, matching and early counting.
Recommended age: 3+ years
“Put the horse next to the barn, and behind the tree.” You and your young one will love this farm-themed activity, perfect for learning about following simple directions.
Recommended age: 3+ years
Even if you live in the city, you can still learn about what it really takes to farm! This activity book is filled with hands-on activities for your pre-teen to learn about different aspects of agriculture – like growing crops without soil or making a bee house.
Recommended age: 8-12 years
Bring the sounds of the farm into your home with this interactive Fisher-Price toy, featuring music and farm animal sounds.
Recommended age: 18+ months
The holidays are already a magical time of year, but you can add a little extra “farm magic” to your kids’ gifts this season with one of these great toys. There are other great ways to learn more about agriculture, too. Meet some of Illinois’ farm families, plus explore ways to support local farms.