Agritourism conference to be held in Carolina Beach Feb. 21-22


The N.C. Agritourism Networking Association will host its seventh-annual conference focusing on how agritourism farms and local tourism entities can partner to stimulate regional economies. The event features workshops, guest speakers and visits to several coastal agritourism farms.

On Feb. 21, attendees can participate in optional farm tours followed by a reception at Silver Coast Winery in Ocean Isle.


Courtyard Marriott
100 Charlotte Ave., Carolina Beach
Thursday and Friday, Feb. 21-22


The N.C. Agritourism Networking Association consists of representatives from more than 250 agritourism farms across the state. Agritourism activities can range from pick-your-own produce and pumpkin patches to wedding venues and wineries.

To find out more information about agritourism, contact Martha Glass, NCDA&CS agritourism office manager, at 919-707-3120 or . is dedicated to serving the agricultural industry in the Carolinas and Virginia with the latest ag news, exclusive regional weather station readings, and key crop market information. The website is a companion of the Southern Farm Network, provider of daily agricultural radio programming to the Carolinas since 1974. presents radio programs, interviews and news relevant to crop and livestock production and research throughout the mid-Atlantic agricultural community.