The 2023 Tourism Marketing Grant application will be open for submissions on June 1st, 2023, with a deadline of August 1st, 2023. The Tourism Marketing Grant Program was developed as an ongoing grant program designed to assist organizations in new innovative, dedicated tourism advertising and marketing. 

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Researchers with Kansas State University and the Kansas Department of Agriculture are studying the issues and challenges specialty producers face in the marketing of their animals and products. The short online survey will help identify the marketing gaps within our state’s specialty livestock sector. The results will be used to generate strategies for overcoming producer barriers to specialty livestock marketing efforts.

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They are also offering incentives for referrals. If someone provides at least five specialty livestock producer contacts with email addresses to the survey, they will be entered into a drawing to receive one of five $100 gift cards. The referral form can be found through the following link:


Are you looking for new ways to market your agritourism business? The State Fair has a couple opportunities this year that you might consider! The first is being a skyride sponsorship and the second is purchasing a booth for the Kansas Explorer weekend where you can sell products or share information. To learn more about these opportunities, watch our latest industry huddle!

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One of the favorite parts of my job is getting out and experiencing the amazing locations Kansas has to offer! This month I enjoyed visiting the following location!

Grace Heritage Dairy

I am always looking to market a new adventure, send me an email or give me a call and I would love to set up a visit and discuss our program and how I can better serve you and your operation! 


  • Don't Forget - Summer is right around the corner so please enter your Memorial Day & 4th of July events thru the Extranet ASAP! Contact Hunter if you need help. 
  • Did you miss a previous Travel Talk? No here
  • For more resources check out our Industry page. 

Charlotte Smith

The Marketing and Mindset Coach for Farmers.

I recently came across the work of Charlotte Smith who works with farmers across the nation to help them improve their farm sales via marketing efforts and I wanted to share her wise works with you! She has a wonderful podcast available, webinars, and one on one coaching. To learn more about Charlotte and find her resources click below! 

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Did you miss last months e-newsletter? No worries, you can now find all of our past issues housed on our TravelKS website! 

Past E-Newsletters

 For questions and inquiries about the Kansas Registered Agritourism Program contact: