Farming Agritourism: Doing What? for Who? (Robeson County)
On May 29, Dr. Carla Barbieri delivered a presentation on agritourism to farmers, marketing specialists and small business consultants in Robeson County. The two-hour program focused on understanding the basics of agritourism, including what it entails and the different benefits this activity brings to farmers, visitors and local communities. The presentation also focused on issues that farmers need to take into consideration when planning and offering agritourism. This event was hosted by Casey Hancock in the Robeson County Extension Office.