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Ag Venture Tours

Monterey, CA, USA
About Ag Venture Tours
Ag Venture Tours specializes in wine tasting, sightseeing and agricultural education tours of the Monterey Bay region. Wine tasting tours visit the Monterey Wine Country (Carmel Valley, Salinas) or the Santa Cruz Mountains. Agricultural education tours feature the Salinas Valley. Sightseeing tours include Monterey, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach, Carmel or Big Sur. All our tours are designed to be fun and educational and customized to your interests. Each tour includes pickup and return at your residence or hotel.
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_rexowner wrote a review Jul 2020
Los Altos, California4 contributions
We very much enjoyed meeting Evan and learning about the rich agriculture of Salinas Valley. We were able to walk out in to the field and learn about artichokes, lettuce, strawberries, broccoli, and so many other vegetables and fruits. Evan's knowledge of groundwater, soil, crop
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Date of experience: July 2020
Jvctexas wrote a review Mar 2020
La Jolla, California4 contributions
Evan Oakes was very knowledgeable about the topic. Relaxed pace, comfortable and safe travel. Van was clean, well maintained and comfortable. Will definitely do again, and add a wine tour to the itinerary.
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Date of experience: March 2020
prochelle wrote a review Nov 2019
Saratoga, California2 contributions1 helpful vote
We saw a wide range of activities happening in the fields on this mid fall tour: harvesting celery and lettuces, preparing fields and planting strawberries, removing drip pipes, plowing fallow fields, raspberry picking and a bit of a winery. Just what we had asked Evan for! A
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Date of experience: October 2019
Jill H wrote a review Jul 2019
Harrisonburg, Virginia3 contributions3 helpful votes
Out family of four enjoyed the in depth tour into how our veggies are grown. Every part of the process, from planting to growing to harvesting was explained. The commercial production is heavy on manual labor and fascinating. One of the highlights of our trip!
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Date of experience: July 2019
Dan1229 wrote a review Jul 2019
Shallotte, North Carolina82 contributions30 helpful votes
Great review of winemaking & vineyard agriculture / agronomy. Evan is a wealth of information with a Masters Degree in Agriculture with a focus, I believe on wine agriculture & wine making. Also a great source of Carmel & Salinas Valley history.
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Date of experience: July 2019