Oklahoma Farm Report masthead graphic with wheat on the left and cattle on the right.
Howdy Neighbors!
Ron Hays, Director of Farm and Ranch Programming, Radio Oklahoma Ag Network  |  2401 Exchange Ave, Suite F, Oklahoma City, Ok 73108  |  (405) 601-9211

advertisements
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Agricultural News


Learn How to Expand Your Agritourism Business at OSU's Upcoming Agritourism Field Day in Tuttle

Tue, 30 Oct 2018 12:25:29 CDT

Learn How to Expand Your Agritourism Business at OSU's Upcoming Agritourism Field Day in Tuttle Oklahoma State University Cooperative Extension is partnering with other entities to host an educational field day geared toward those who are looking to expand their agribusinesses.



Slated Nov. 14 at the Coal Creek Vineyard and Winery in Tuttle, Oklahoma, the free, one-day event is an educational opportunity for farm direct marketers and other agritourism operators, said James Arati, OSU Cooperative Extension business development coordinator and advisor.



The event will begin at 8:30 a.m., conclude at 4:30 p.m. and includes lunch sponsored by Oklahoma Agritourism. Registration by Nov. 6 is requested by visiting www.oksbdc.org and clicking the Get Training tab.



“The popularity of agritourism is on the rise and owners need to have creative ways to find clients. Social media is one way many agribusinesses advertise, and this will be just one of the many topics we cover during the field day,” Arati said. “We’ll also talk about increasing search engine optimization.”



Other topics on the agenda include forming a diverse marketing agritourism portfolio, using the science of timing to succeed, agritourism business planning and logistics, and strategies for adding outdoor recreation and attractions. Participants also will tour the winery.



“This is a great opportunity for business owners to network with others in the agritourism business, share knowledge and experiences and learn various business strategies,” Arati said. “Agritourism is a viable venture for Oklahoma farmers and ranchers who are looking for ways to diversify their operations.”



The field day is a collaboration of OSU Cooperative Extension; Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry’s agritourism section; and the Oklahoma Small Business Development Center.



For more information about the field day, contact Arati atjarati@okstate.edu.



Source - Oklahoma State University Cooperative Extension



   

 

WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI

 


Top Agricultural News

  • Kansas State Explains The Old "Block" and Chain: How Farm Data Will Be Used on the Blockchain  Fri, 19 Jul 2019 17:41:03 CDT
  • Oklahoma Grain Elevator Cash Bids as of 2:00 p.m. Friday, July 19, 2019  Fri, 19 Jul 2019 16:34:23 CDT
  • Friday Market Wrap-Up with Justin Lewis  Fri, 19 Jul 2019 15:35:43 CDT
  • Michael Hooper Selected as ODAFF Agriculture Investigative Services Chief Agent   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 15:32:41 CDT
  • Afternoon Wrap-up with Dave Lanning  Fri, 19 Jul 2019 13:53:06 CDT
  • Update- R-CALF CEO Bill Bullard Responds to Our Monday Beef Buzz Regarding His Call for Mandatory COOL   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:41:54 CDT
  • Animal Activists Target Christian Faith and Church Communities to Advance Their Meatless Agenda  Fri, 19 Jul 2019 09:50:37 CDT
  • Atop the RON Rural Soapbox - Former Secretary John Block  Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:59:16 CDT

  • More Headlines...

       

    Ron salutes our daily email sponsors!

    Oklahoma Ag Credit Oklahoma Farm Bureau National Livestock Credit P&K Equipment Tulsa Farm Show AFR Insurance Stillwater Milling KIS FUTURES, INC. Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association

    Search OklahomaFarmReport.com


       
       
    © 2008-2019 Oklahoma Farm Report
    Email Ron   |   Newsletter Signup   |    Current Spots   |    Program Links

    WebReady powered by WireReady® Inc.