Agri-Tourism: Educating the Public and Generating On-Farm Income

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer
Funds awarded in 1996: $1,450.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1996
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $5,540.00
Region: Northeast
State: Vermont
Project Leader:
John Hayden
The Farm Between


  • Animals: poultry
  • Animal Products: dairy


  • Education and Training: general education and training

    Proposal summary:

    John Hayden, will develop educational exhibits and tours to bring more people to his farm and create educational clientele. The project aims to educate the public about small-scale farming operations, the value of locally produced food and the role consumers play in sustaining such farms.

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