Committed to the future of
rural communities
Dr. Glenda Humiston, State Director
Winning With
Rural – Urban
Partnerships
L...
• Funding and Technical Assistance for:
– Business & Cooperatives Development
– Community Facilities & Rural Utilities
– W...
January 2010 – 43 Forums
•Over 1,000 Californians Participated
•Consistent Recommendations Offered
Throughout All of Calif...
Kauffman
FastTrac®
Survey
June 2012
Biggest Obstacle To
Starting A Company Is:
Committed to the future of rural communitie...
•Create Jobs!
•Improve
Distribution
•Expand Access to
New Markets
Committed to the future of rural communities
Regional In...
Committed to the future of rural communities
$1 billion manufacturing decrease in rural MN leads to loss
of 1,043 jobs and...
Committed to the future of rural communities
Committed to the future of rural communities
New Distribution Models
Feenstra, G., P. Allen, S. Hardesty, J. Ohmart, and J. Perez., “Using Supply Chain Analysis to Ass...
• Farmgate: $1.6 Billion
• Indirect: $3.3 Billion
• 21,000 Jobs
Committed to the future of rural communities
Shift Local C...
Agro-Tourism:
A Motorcycle
Rally on the
Cattle Ranch
to augment
income!
Committed to the future of rural communities
SOURCE: “Local Works: Examining the Impact of Local Business on the Economy”
Case Studies from Arizona, Hawaii, Maine, New...
Committed to the future of rural communities
Bio-Green
Planet
300+ California Firms
Producing an Array of
Bio-Based Products
February 2012: President
Obama signs Execu...
Commercial bioplastic is already
made from cellulose – replacing
petroleum-based plastics.
USDA scientists developed means...
Committed to the future of rural communities
Committed to the future of rural communities
Link Various California Technology Clusters
• Coordinate economic development
programs across the federal
government.
• Up to 25 communities will be awarded
$200,000 ...
A public/private partnership driven
by CEOs of leading North State
businesses to support innovative
growth companies.
One ...
Train Workforce & Entrepreneurs
Committed to the future of rural communities
Secretary Vilsack on the 2012 Farm Bill, October 24, 2012
“Every additional billion dollars of
agricultural export sales h...
Committed to the future of rural communities
• Agriculture: food, fiber, open space, biofuels...
• Forests: wood, habitat,...
•34 Ways to Access Capital
•Recommendations on
Policy and Resources
•Over 130 top experts and
activists representing
finan...
• California Organized Investment Network
• State Assistance Fund for Enterprise –
Business and Industrial Development
Cor...
Purchasing cooperatives include:
•Ace Hardware,
•The Bike Cooperative,
•Unified Grocers
•and many more.
Worker cooperative...
Direct Public Offerings
Committed to the future of rural communities
The U.S. has about 11,000
ESOP companies and about 11
million employee participants.
Employee Stock Ownership Plans
SOURCE...
Corporate Investment in Shared Value
Committed to the future of rural communities
Goal:
$90 Million
Funds Raised
to Date:
$270 Million
New Model for Financing Regions and/or Sectors
Committed to the futur...
California Community Capital Collaborative
Committed to the future of rural communities
California Citizens
Hold $859 Billion in
Retirement Accounts
SOURCE: Employee
Benefit Research
Institute, May 2010
Data fr...
Committed to the future of rural communities
Buy Local
Invest Local
Build Clusters &
Value Chains
Provide Infrastructure
&...
YOU Provide the Intangible Capital!
Committed to the future of rural communities
Human
Capital
Experience
Competencies
Man...
Committed to the future of
rural communities
Phone: 530-792-5800
www.rurdev.usda.gov/ca
California Rural Development
U.S. ...
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  1. 1. Committed to the future of rural communities Dr. Glenda Humiston, State Director Winning With Rural – Urban Partnerships Leveraging Regional Industry Clusters and Value Chains for Growth & Jobs
  2. 2. • Funding and Technical Assistance for: – Business & Cooperatives Development – Community Facilities & Rural Utilities – Water, Sewer & Solid Waste Systems – Single, Multi-Family & Farmworker Housing FY 2012: $1.3 Billion CA Portfolio: >$8 Billion Committed to the future of rural communities
  3. 3. January 2010 – 43 Forums •Over 1,000 Californians Participated •Consistent Recommendations Offered Throughout All of California •Strong Partnerships Emerged 1st Quarter 2011 – 58 Forums •Almost 2,000 Californians Attended •Update on Activities and New Economic Development Strategies •Strong Support Received •Many Requests for Collaboration Forums Produce Recommendations Committed to the future of rural communities www.rurdev.usda.gov/Reports/CA-JobsReport-Feb10.pdf
  4. 4. Kauffman FastTrac® Survey June 2012 Biggest Obstacle To Starting A Company Is: Committed to the future of rural communities Only 2% of annual state job gains are business relocations; most are from: •expanding existing businesses – 42% •creating new companies – 56% Jed Kolko, September 2010, Public Policy Institute of California
  5. 5. •Create Jobs! •Improve Distribution •Expand Access to New Markets Committed to the future of rural communities Regional Industry Cluster Projects • Enhance Goods Movement Strategy • Reduce Carbon Footprints SACOG Rural–Urban Connection Strategy Digital 395 Broadband Project
  6. 6. Committed to the future of rural communities $1 billion manufacturing decrease in rural MN leads to loss of 1,043 jobs and $208 million in revenue in Twin Cities! If rural Minnesota’s manufacturing cluster grows 6% ($1 billion), the urban area picks up 16% of all jobs gained and 38% of additional output. Rural & Urban Areas Very Interdependent SOURCE: “Estimating Rural and Urban Minnesota’s Interdependencies”, Kate Searls, Minnesota Rural Partners, Inc., 2011
  7. 7. Committed to the future of rural communities
  8. 8. Committed to the future of rural communities
  9. 9. New Distribution Models Feenstra, G., P. Allen, S. Hardesty, J. Ohmart, and J. Perez., “Using Supply Chain Analysis to Assess Sustainability of Farm-to-Institution Programs.” Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development Committed to the future of rural communities
  10. 10. • Farmgate: $1.6 Billion • Indirect: $3.3 Billion • 21,000 Jobs Committed to the future of rural communities Shift Local Consumption to Local Production = More Jobs & Economic Growth!
  11. 11. Agro-Tourism: A Motorcycle Rally on the Cattle Ranch to augment income! Committed to the future of rural communities
  12. 12. SOURCE: “Local Works: Examining the Impact of Local Business on the Economy” Case Studies from Arizona, Hawaii, Maine, New York, Michigan and Wisconsin Capture the Multiplier Effect! Committed to the future of rural communities
  13. 13. Committed to the future of rural communities
  14. 14. Bio-Green Planet 300+ California Firms Producing an Array of Bio-Based Products February 2012: President Obama signs Executive Order Requiring Federal Agencies and Contractors to Utilize Biobased Products. Committed to the future of rural communities
  15. 15. Commercial bioplastic is already made from cellulose – replacing petroleum-based plastics. USDA scientists developed means to ferment a broader range of cellulosic materials – enabling large scale commercial production. An estimated $375 billion market for chemical, plastic, and rubber products represents a substantial bioeconomy opportunity. Biodegradable Plastics from Biomass Committed to the future of rural communities
  16. 16. Committed to the future of rural communities
  17. 17. Committed to the future of rural communities Link Various California Technology Clusters
  18. 18. • Coordinate economic development programs across the federal government. • Up to 25 communities will be awarded $200,000 in 2013 to create strategies and initiate public-private partnerships. • 5-6 communities will receive up to $25 million grants in 2014 from the EDA and supplemented by funding and additional resources from other federal agencies. Committed to the future of rural communities
  19. 19. A public/private partnership driven by CEOs of leading North State businesses to support innovative growth companies. One of California’s 12 iHubs, and the only iHub focused on rural. Innovate North State’s 5-Year Vision is to have the North State recognized as the most economically competitive rural region in the U.S. by 2017. Committed to the future of rural communities 2013 NorCal Top 100 Manufacturers • Microphor, Inc. in Willits • Northcal in Ukiah
  20. 20. Train Workforce & Entrepreneurs Committed to the future of rural communities
  21. 21. Secretary Vilsack on the 2012 Farm Bill, October 24, 2012 “Every additional billion dollars of agricultural export sales helps to generate 8,400 jobs at home.” www.export.gov Committed to the future of rural communities
  22. 22. Committed to the future of rural communities • Agriculture: food, fiber, open space, biofuels... • Forests: wood, habitat, water, carbon sinks... • Rivers/Coastal: fishing, food, tourism, energy... • Parks/Public Land: tourism, recreation, habitat... • Mining & Energy: solar, wind, geothermal, ore... “Working Landscapes” Targeted For Action at State Summit ~ $1 Trillion of California Economy
  23. 23. •34 Ways to Access Capital •Recommendations on Policy and Resources •Over 130 top experts and activists representing financial institutions, private businesses, economic development organizations and government agencies pledged to implement! www.rurdev.usda.gov/Reports/CA-CalFOR.pdf Committed to the future of rural communities
  24. 24. • California Organized Investment Network • State Assistance Fund for Enterprise – Business and Industrial Development Corporation (SAFE-BIDCO) • Tax-Exempt Industrial Development Revenue Bonds • Revolving Loan Funds • Lending Circles …and much more! Committed to the future of rural communities
  25. 25. Purchasing cooperatives include: •Ace Hardware, •The Bike Cooperative, •Unified Grocers •and many more. Worker cooperatives include: •small bicycle & book stores, •a fair-trade coffee roaster, •a taxi company, •an engineering firm…and more Cooperatives Committed to the future of rural communities
  26. 26. Direct Public Offerings Committed to the future of rural communities
  27. 27. The U.S. has about 11,000 ESOP companies and about 11 million employee participants. Employee Stock Ownership Plans SOURCE: Pugh, W., Oswald, S. & Jahera, J., “The effect of ESOP adoptions on corporate performance: Are there really performance changes?” Managerial and Decision Economics, 21(5): 167, 2000 Committed to the future of rural communities ESOP companies, as a whole and by industry, tend to outperform their non-ESOP counterparts.
  28. 28. Corporate Investment in Shared Value Committed to the future of rural communities
  29. 29. Goal: $90 Million Funds Raised to Date: $270 Million New Model for Financing Regions and/or Sectors Committed to the future of rural communities
  30. 30. California Community Capital Collaborative Committed to the future of rural communities
  31. 31. California Citizens Hold $859 Billion in Retirement Accounts SOURCE: Employee Benefit Research Institute, May 2010 Data from Averaging National Statistics $43 Billion for Investment in California if… “Invest Local” Initiative Residents Bring 5% of Their Retirement Accounts Home Committed to the future of rural communities
  32. 32. Committed to the future of rural communities Buy Local Invest Local Build Clusters & Value Chains Provide Infrastructure & Goods Movement
  33. 33. YOU Provide the Intangible Capital! Committed to the future of rural communities Human Capital Experience Competencies Management Skills Workforce Knowledge Capital Information Research Processes Intellectual Property Social Capital Customers Vendors Partners Brands Reputation
  34. 34. Committed to the future of rural communities Phone: 530-792-5800 www.rurdev.usda.gov/ca California Rural Development U.S. Department of Agriculture 430 G Street, Agency 4169 Davis, CA 95616
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