Opportunities for Diversifying our Farms

Think about expanding your farm business…and sign up for this agritourism study tour!

Experiential agritourism is a versatile and growing business. Opportunities to add a tourism element to your farming operation or rural agrifood business are unlimited.

Mark your calendar for this day-long experiential agritourism study tour in south western Manitoba. Talk to successful agritourism
operators and experts and see what tourism ideas will work for your operation.

The tour includes stops at the Fairmount Bed and Breakfast sheep farm in Basswood, the Meandher Creek Pumpkin Patch cow/calf operation in Oak Lake and speakers from the Riverbank Discovery Centre and Westman Tourism.

DATE: Thursday, March 21, 2013
TIME: 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Meet the bus at the Riverbank Discovery Centre
#1 – 545 Conservation Drive, Brandon
COST: $20 includes bus and special catered lunch

For more information
and to register, call the Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives
agritourism information line at 204-821-5322 in Russell.

Brought to you by Growing Forward and Manitoba Agriculture Food and Rural Initiatives.

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