Innovators in Rural Community Economic Development

Cornell Cooperative Extension

Yellow Wood brings a special combination of content and process expertise to our work.

We invite you to explore our work.  Recent projects and presentations are listed below.  You can explore additional work using the various tags in the right hand column.

Pilot Computerized Database of Alternative Crops

Yellow Wood created a pilot computerized database of alternative agriculture initiatives. The pilot was presented at the “What Works!” Conference in Ithaca, New York.

Chenango County Feasibility Study of Value-Added Uses for Milk

Yellow Wood Associates, Inc. worked with the Agricultural Development Council of Chenango County, New York to assess the feasibility of establishing a milk-based, value-added manufacturing enterprise to support the local dairy industry. Phase 1 of…

Cornell Cooperative Extension Statewide Conference

Shanna Ratner presented a keynote speech on "Why Capacity Matters and What You Can Do About It" at the Cornell Cooperative Extension Statewide Conference in Waterloo, New York, in October 1998.

Essex County Strategic Farmland Protection Plan

Yellow Wood Associates, Inc. worked with the Essex County Farmland Protection Board to develop a plan for farmland protection based on a strategic analysis of opportunities to strengthen agriculture in Essex County. Work included a survey of farmers…

Business Development Presentation, Agricultural Opportunities Seminar and Trade Show

Presented “Is There a Market for My Product?” at this day-long seminar for farmers and agricultural developers in Washington County, New York.