Community Development Presentations

A collection of PowerPoint files from presentations on community development topics, given by Center staff and/or partners.

Presentations from the AFRI Small and Medium Sized Farms & Rural Development FY 2013 Project Director (PD) Meeting. Welcome and meeting overview by Robbin Shoemaker, National Program Leader, Economics, for NIFA

Presentations from The AFRI-Small and Medium Sized Farms & Rural Development FY 2012 Projector Director (PD) Meeting. Welcome and Meeting Overview by S. Sureshwaran the National Program Leader for NIFA

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October 2010. Dr. Charlie French, University of New Hampshire. See also: (1) Walzer, Norman (Ed.). (1996). Community strategic visioning programs. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger. (2) Community Profiles Website: (3) Community Capacity Assessment:

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Presented by Stephan J. Goetz at the 2018 NERA/NEED Joint Summer Meeting, Bethany Beach, DE, June 5, 2018.

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As agricultural producers look to diversify their operations, food tourism is gaining momentum. An investigation into food tourism best practices in Utah was presented by Kynda Curtis of Utah State University and Susan Slocum of George Mason University.

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A presentation delivered by Stephan Goetz at the Northeast Regional Rural Development Community and Economic Development Meeting, Boston, MA, August 25-28, 2014.

A presentation delivered at the 2014 Penn State Extension Conference by Stephan Goetz

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The presentation file of the 2018 NACDEP session presented by Douglas Arbogast, Daniel Eades, and Heather Manzo.