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Resources

Networking and collaboration are vital to all agritourism businesses. Whether working with neighboring businesses, local Chambers of Commerce, tourism bureaus or various associations it is important to be aware of what is going on in the industry as well as to make others aware of your involvement in agritourism. Below are links to some resources that might help with production or marketing issues related to your business.

Agriculture and Tourism Partners of Illinois (ATPI)
Illinois Specialty Growers Association
Illinois Grape Growers and Vintners Association (IGGVA)
Agriculture Marketing Resource Center (AgMRC)
Illinois Small Farms
Illinois Bed & Breakfast Association
Illinois Bureau of Tourism