Perceived Benefits of Agricultural Lands Offering Agritourism

  title={Perceived Benefits of Agricultural Lands Offering Agritourism},
  author={Carla Barbieri and Sandra Sotomayor and Francisco X. Aguilar},
  journal={Tourism Planning \& Development},
  pages={43 - 60}
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