Tourism http://www.kunc.org en Working Out The Kinks To Rebrand Colorado As An Agritourism Destination http://www.kunc.org/post/working-out-kinks-rebrand-colorado-agritourism-destination <p>Colorado already draws thousands of visitors each year for skiing, hiking, beer drinking and, most recently, marijuana sampling. In 2012, those visitors spent more than $16 billion in the state. Tourism officials want more and they’re looking to do it by bringing well-educated “traveling foodies” to the state.</p><p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Luke Runyon & Harvest Public Media 58229 at http://www.kunc.org Working Out The Kinks To Rebrand Colorado As An Agritourism Destination Agritourism A Growing Opportunity On The Farm http://www.kunc.org/post/agritourism-growing-opportunity-farm <p>Farms aren't just for food any more. With the <a href="http://www.kunc.org/term/series-local-food-challenge">local food movement growing</a>, more savvy farmers are putting a price tag on more than those organic tomatoes. They are instead marketing and selling the “farm experience” in the form of agritourism attractions.</p><p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:39:53 +0000 Luke Runyon & Harvest Public Media 57830 at http://www.kunc.org Agritourism A Growing Opportunity On The Farm Colorado Looks To Health And Wellness Tourism http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-looks-health-and-wellness-tourism <p>America’s obsession with weight loss has given birth to reality shows like <em>The Biggest Loser</em> and <em>Extreme Weight Loss</em>. The latter aired the second installment of its new season with part of the episode shot on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. The popular culture influence is reinvigorating Colorado’s image as a health and wellness destination — but with a medical twist.</p><p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 12:02:14 +0000 Grace Hood 57330 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Looks To Health And Wellness Tourism 'Ganja-preneurs' Set Their Sights On Colorado Pot Tourism http://www.kunc.org/post/ganja-preneurs-set-their-sights-colorado-pot-tourism <p>Recreational marijuana shops won’t open their doors in Colorado until January and already several pot tourism companies are making plans to cash in on the new businesses.</p><p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 13:00:08 +0000 Bente Birkeland 51264 at http://www.kunc.org 'Ganja-preneurs' Set Their Sights On Colorado Pot Tourism Udis, Crocs Expected To Be Early Adopters Of ‘By Colorado’ http://www.kunc.org/post/udis-crocs-expected-be-early-adopters-colorado <p>State officials are launching a new effort they hope will encourage companies to start carrying a state logo on their products. The royalty-free licensing program called “By&nbsp;Colorado” is for businesses and others interested in including the new logo in marketing.</p><p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 20:52:55 +0000 Grace Hood 51028 at http://www.kunc.org Udis, Crocs Expected To Be Early Adopters Of ‘By Colorado’