2023 Collier County Agricultural Bus Tour & SWFL Fresh Kick-off Event

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2023 Collier County Agricultural Bus Tour & SWFL Fresh Kick-off Event

Experience the sights, tastes, and stories of farm life through guided tours from knowledgeable local experts.

When and where

Date and time

Location

UF/IFAS Extension-Collier County Office 14700 Immokalee Rd Naples, FL 34120

Map and directions

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

About this event

  • 9 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

Join the fun for 2023 Collier County's Annual Farm Tour!

Experience the sights, tastes, and stories of farm life through guided tours from knowledgeable local experts.

It's a BIG YEAR for the Ag Tour this year!

The 2023 Ag Tour will showcase Collier County's agricultural operations and is a kick-off event for a regional branding campaign SWFL Fresh: Choose Local, Choose Fresh www.swflfresh.com AND celebrate the Collier County Centennial!

The tour includes a transportation to various farms throughout the county aboard an air-conditioned bus and a stop for lunch.

A lunch of local fare will be served (sorry, the menu will be thoughtfully planned, but special diets cannot be accommodated).

Check back in March for tentative stops (locations will be varied with vegetable, cattle, and fruit operations).

Tickets include lunch, snacks and water.

Two departure times are available:

Bus #1: leave 8:00 am; return approx. 4:00 pm

Bus #2: leave 9:00 am; return approx. 5:00 pm

Departure location: UF/IFAS Extension Collier County 14700 Immokalee Road Naples, FL

Important information:

There are No Refunds.

Tours will go--rain or shine.

Arrive no earlier than 30 minutes before your departure time.

Buses leave promptly at departure times.

No personal vehicles allowed to follow buses.

The tour involves getting on and off a bus and a moderate amount of walking. Wear boots or tennis shoes, clothing for variable temperatures.

These are working farms; you may experience wet, uneven and rough terrain. Consider wearing a wide-brimmed hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and a rain jacket.

Please contact us if you need special accommodations as soon as possible.

Contact: Jessica Ryals, UF/IFAS Extension Collier County, Agriculture & Sustainable Food Systems Agent at 239-252-4800 or jessicaryals@ufl.edu