entrepreneurship http://hppr.org en States working out kinks to keep ag tourism growing http://hppr.org/post/states-working-out-kinks-keep-ag-tourism-growing <p></p><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. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 05:01:27 +0000 Luke Runyon 34519 at http://hppr.org States working out kinks to keep ag tourism growing Entrepreneurship the real crop of this urban farm http://hppr.org/post/entrepreneurship-real-crop-urban-farm <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When you grow up in the city, chickens aren’t something you see every day. But 13-year-old Malek Looney is getting to know them well.</span></p><p>"They’ll flap their wings and make loud noises and squawk at you. And you’ll be like, 'Oh no, they're mad at something,'" said Looney, taking a break from watering crops on a recent sunny morning.</p> Sat, 03 Aug 2013 05:01:00 +0000 Beth Lipoff 19693 at http://hppr.org Entrepreneurship the real crop of this urban farm