Agritourism and Rural Tourism

Indiana Association of Fairs, Festivals and Events

Ramsey, M., & Schaumleffel, N. A. (2006). Agritourism and rural economic development (PDF icon ). Indiana Business Review, 81 (3), 6-9.

Ramsey, M., Schaumleffel, N. A., & Blackford, B. (2007). Agritourism: What is the role of Municipal and County Park Boards in Rural Economic Development? (PDF icon )  Poster presentation presented at the annual meeting of the Indiana Park and Recreation Association, Indianapolis, IN.

Loden, C. C., & Svenson, A. (2001). Capturing the character of rural communities through tourism development. CD Practice, 8, 1-8.

Wicks, B. E., & Merrett, C. D. (2003).  Agritourism: An economic opportunity for Illinois (PDF icon ). Rural Research Report, 14 (9), 1-8. Macomb, IL:  Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs.

Indiana Office of Tourism Development (IOTD)

Purdue Center for Rural Development 

Purdue University Extension: Indiana Resource Guide for Agritourism (PDF icon )  

University of Tennessee Extension: Agritourism in Focus: A Guide for Tennessee Farmers

Virginia Tech Cooperative Extension: Agri-Tourism (PDF icon


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