Agricultural Production - General Publications
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Agritourism can be a great boon to the California grower, but you have to be aware of your legal responsibilities, get your permits, and follow the rules regarding land use, zoning, public health, and other areas. This gives you a brief overview.
This publication gives you a game plan for navigating the maze of permits, plans, and approvals you will need to get in order before you launch a potentially profitable agritourism enterprise on your California farm or ranch.
Full Title: Labor Management in Agriculture: Cultivating Personnel Productivity - Second Edition. This book is a thorough, practical, research-based guide for farm owners and managers who want to improve their management of human resources. To order a print copy or download a free electronic copy: http://www.cnr.berkeley.edu/ucce50/ag-labor/7labor/001.htm.
Agritourism gives the farmer a broad choice of opportunities to market products, on-farm experiences, and hospitality services. This publication will help you assess your options and work out a solid plan for marketing your agritourism operation.