Agritourism Workshop

An agritourism workshop to discuss safety and liability as it pertains to welcoming guests to your farm has been scheduled for Wednesday, January 25 from 6-8 pm at the Halifax County Visitors Center.  This workshop is being offered in part to help any interested farms prepare for their participation in the upcoming Halifax County Farm & Market Stroll scheduled for Saturday, May 20 from 10am until 4 pm.  It is also for any farms that are considering becoming an agritourism destination.

The liability and insurance topic will be covered by Scott DeNoon, Farm Product and Underwriting Manager for Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance and the safety topic will be covered by Ashley Nauta, District Extension Agent with Virginia Cooperative Extension.

There is no cost and all are welcome to attend.  Please forward this email to anyone that may be interested in attending.

To register or for questions, please RSVP to Kimley at 434-476-3300 ext. 3331 or

Thank you!

Kimley Blanks
Agricultural Marketing Director
County of Halifax
434-476-3300 ext. 3331

Ashley Nauta
District Extension Agent
Virginia Cooperative Extension

LaTonya Sadler Hamilton
Executive Assistant
Halifax County Tourism



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