Agritourism

Southwestern corner of NJ has a rich history and no shortage of things to see and do

Southwestern corner of NJ has a rich history and no shortage of things to see and do

Apples are on the menu at the South Jersey Apple Fest on Sept. 9 and 11, starting at 10 am Held at the Salem County Fairgrounds, the event kicks off the apple harvest season and features all things apple – apple pie, candy apples, apple bread and butter, apple sauce and apple cider. Quaint downtowns, …

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Yakima County officials get earful on proposed winery, agritourism rules |  local

Yakima County officials get earful on proposed winery, agritourism rules | local

Wineries, breweries and agritourism operations could see new rules governing food, lodging and events under a proposal that drew significant debate at the Yakima County Planning Commission on Wednesday. After a virtual meeting that had more than 40 participants, planning commission members said they will keep accepting comments and discuss the issue again in March. …

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Dull’s Tree Farm promotes agritourism, helps Boone County stay true to its heritage

Dull’s Tree Farm promotes agritourism, helps Boone County stay true to its heritage

Jul. 15—Lucas Dull grew up on his family’s corn and soybean farm that many Boone County residents now know as Dull’s Tree Farm. He remembers coming to the farm and there only being a few buildings around. Now, it’s a full-blown agritourism farm, featuring pumpkins, Christmas trees, and soon there will be a “you-pick” flower …

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Local farm families honored with bicentennial, century status |  news

Local farm families honored with bicentennial, century status | news

On Thursday, Aug. 11, during Penn State’s Ag Progress days, Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding honored Charlotte E. Sunday, whose Lenhartsville, Berks County farm reached the Bicentennial Farm milestone, having been in her family since 1822. Redding also honored 17 families whose farms earned Century Farm status for being in the same family for 100 years. …

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