A vineyard seen in Mendocino County, next to U.S. Highway 101. Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 3.0
By Brian Barth
Looking for a different idea for a summer getaway? Agritourism—a general term referring to the notion of visiting a farm for recreational or educational purposes—is a growing sector that gives anyone a chance to experience farm life, while also providing another revenue stream to said farmers—no WOOFing required (unless you want!).