• Managing Risk in Michigan’s Booming Agritourism Sector
  • June 20, 2014 | Author: Liza C. Moore
  • Law Firm: Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C. - Lansing Office
  • Tourism and agriculture are Michigan’s second and third largest industries. So it’s only natural that Michigan would be one of the leaders in the national movement towards agritourism. From markets to petting zoos, corn mazes to cider mills, opportunities for Michigan agricultural operations to expand market base and increase revenue abound. It’s important, however, for farmers to understand the rules and regulations that apply, as well as the increased liability that comes with inviting the public onto their premises.