Start Date: Aug 01, 2012
End Date: May 15, 2013
Farmer oilseed adoption assessment methods will be developed and tested, and results will be analyzed. The target population for outreach and extension will be identified, and assessment of outreach and extension needs will be conducted and analyzed. Community stakeholder meetings and rural business development forums will be designed and implemented. Social networks and their role in establishing a new canola to jet fuel value chain will be monitored, mapped and analyzed.