Culinary getaways: Boulder County’s ‘agritourism’ business is booming


Such activities are part of a growing segment of the tourism industry called “agritourism.” And regardless of what our ancestors might have thought about farm tours, this burgeoning market is nothing to scoff at: People spent $2.2 billion on agritourism in Colorado in 2006, according to report by Colorado State University professor Dawn Thilmany.