Farmstay U.S. Blog

Created for and by travelers and the farmers, these posts will cover a variety of topics related to farm stays in the U.S.

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Michelle Nowak Michelle Nowak

Michelle first fell in love with agriturismo while studying farm stays in Italy. Inspired by the local farm food and remarkable farmers that she met in Europe, Michelle knew she wanted to work to expand agritourism in the United States. Michelle has worked as a farmer and educator in Maryland, California, Vermont, New Hampshire, New York, and Mexico. She also founded her own small business in Vermont, Aunt Shell's Goat Cheese. Michelle has a B.Sc. in City and Regional Planning from Cornell University. In addition to contributing here at Farm Stay U.S., Michelle also blogs about farm stays at

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