Experts on farm tourism will show Kentucky agritourism operators how to market their farms in a conference Feb. 15-17 at the University Plaza Hotel and Conference Center in Bowling Green.
The second annual Kentucky Farms are Fun Conference will bring together business operators, industry leaders, policy makers, suppliers and academics to share information and exchange ideas. Conference topics will include marketing, business development and personnel management.
Early registration fee is $75. After Jan. 31, registration will be $125. Vendor registration is $100 and includes lunch on Feb. 16. Vendor registration is due by Jan. 15 to guarantee being listed in the conference program.
Agritourism gives Kentucky families a chance to see what life on a farm is really like. It's an opportunity for a vacation or a weekend getaway close to home. And it helps Kentucky farmers make a living.