Looking to develop an agritourism business? Start here by using the checklists to help you navigate the regulations, permits and licenses required for different scenarios and find points of contact for questions and additional help.

Make sure to check out the

Regulatory Checklist (PDF)


What agritourism activity/business are you looking to pursue?

on-farm events
food truck / food stand
store or market
summer camp
farmstand / pick-your-own
food made from farm products
farm tours and educational events


This work is supported by Critical Agriculture Research and Extension (CARE) grant no. VTN32556 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture and by the Agriculture Marketing Resource Center (AgMRC), located at Iowa State University, www.agmrc.org. AgMRC is a US national website dedicated to providing information to producers and service providers on value-added agriculture business.