LaBelle Farm Tours
The Labelle Farm Tours project was funded by the Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) for $25,000 to develop a farm tour of the LaBelle area’s most sophisticated agricultural operations including vegetable transplant and ornamental nurseries, citrus, sod, sugarcane and vegetable production as well as one of the largest beef cattle ranches in the state.
The purpose of this grant is to help promote the City of LaBelle’s, Hendry County’s rich and diverse agriculture industry by developing a business plan, marketing materials, and a brochure including an artistic map depicting the tour stops. The farms tours show case the various farms in the region and educates the public on the importance of issues that impact water, land use, fertilizers, and new farming techniques.
The following materials were developed as part of the grant deliverables:
- Business Plan
- Marketing Materials: Flyer, Rack Card, Post Card, and Press Release