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WEBINAR: Agritourism in New England: New Research from a Study of Multifunctional Farms


Webinar Wednesday, June 4, 12pm to 1pm EDT

Presenter: Kathleen Liang, University of Vermont
Moderator: Lisa Chase, University of Vermont Extension

Results from a survey of farms in the New England region will be presented with a focus on agritourism and direct sales. Comparisons across states will look at producer characteristics, operation categories, financial situations, and entrepreneurial assessments. This webinar is the third segment of a study on multifunctional farms funded by the USDA AFRI Program (project # 2011-67023-30106). Collaborators include Drs. Mary Ahearn (USDA ERS), Stephan Goetz (Penn State University), and Jason Brown (USDA ERS).

To access the webinar on June 4, please follow the link below ten minutes before the webinar begins:

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The recorded webinar will be posted online at a few days after the webinar.