>>Hello folks, Another reminder about the upcoming conference to be
>>held here at ISU. It promises to offer some valuable insights for
>>the many communities thinking about their places in the future of
>>the bioeconomy.



Gary





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>>Join us for this one-day conference exploring the impact and
>>implications of the emerging bioeconomy for Iowa's small
>>communities. Community Futures: The Small Town in the Bioeconomy
>>will feature a keynote address by Governor Chet Culver as well as
>>presentations, panel discussions and breakout sessions with
>>economists, sociologists, designers, local officials and Iowa State
>>University Extension staff.
>>
>>Tuesday, April 10, 2007
>>9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
>>
>>Scheman Building
>>Iowa State University
>>Ames, Iowa
>>
>>Registration fee: $50 through April 3 and $65 thereafter
>>(fee includes lunch and all materials)
>>
>>View complete conference details and register online:
>> http://www.extension.iastate.edu/bio...mmunityfutures
>>
>>
>>Sponsored by Town/Craft:
>>Iowa State University College of Design; Hometown Perry, Iowa; Iowa
>>State University Extension
>>
>>
>>. . . and justice for all
>>The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination
>>in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color,
>>national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political
>>beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital or family status. (Not all
>>prohibited bases apply to all programs.) Many materials can be made
>>available in alternative formats for ADA clients. Issued in
>>furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Acts of May 8 and June
>>30, 1914, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
>>Jack Payne, director, Cooperative Extension Service, Iowa State
>>University of Science and Technology, Ames, Iowa.



Gary Taylor, J.D., AICP
Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist
Department of Community & Regional Planning
Iowa State University
286 College of Design
Ames, IA 50011
Ph: 515.294.2973
Fax: 515.294.5156