agritourism

noun
ag·​ri·​tour·​ism | \ ˌa-gri-ˈtu̇r-ˌi-zəm How to pronounce agritourism (audio) \

Definition of agritourism

: the practice of touring agricultural areas to see farms and often to participate in farm activities

Examples of agritourism in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Here are 10 ingredients that make for successful agritourism. Maureen Ballatori, Forbes, 25 Mar. 2022 Showcasing specialty crops is one way agritourism succeeds. Maureen Ballatori, Forbes, 25 Mar. 2022 Maybe a field of flowers – agritourism – would be just the thing to supplement the income from his row crops. Michelle Matthews | Mmatthews@al.com, al, 15 Mar. 2022 The latter has become the state's secret weapon, boosting agritourism and upping the foodie scene. Billy Mcentee, Travel + Leisure, 15 Aug. 2021 Like many industries, agritourism took a hit early in the pandemic. Karen Ann Cullotta, chicagotribune.com, 28 Oct. 2021 Smith oversees the daily operations, strategic partnership, and planning of Black Soil KY, the only statewide agritourism company with a mission to reconnect Black Kentuckians to their heritage and legacy in agriculture. Cailey Rizzo, Travel + Leisure, 9 Aug. 2021 For more about agritourism in Wisconsin, see wiagtourism.com. Cathy Kozlowicz, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 10 Aug. 2021 Smith oversees the daily operations, strategic partnership, and planning of Black Soil KY, the only statewide agritourism company with a mission to reconnect Black Kentuckians to their heritage and legacy in agriculture. Cailey Rizzo, Travel + Leisure, 9 Aug. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of agritourism

1978, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agritourism

agriculture + tourism

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The first known use of agritourism was in 1978

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17 Apr 2022

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“Agritourism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/agritourism. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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