CCE Madison County currently has a position open for an Ag Business Development and Marketing Specialist (Association Senior Resource Educator). This person shall promote and develop programs that will enhance and expand the economic viability of agricultural enterprises in Madison County.The focus of Extension efforts will be educational leadership and resources for agricultural business development, marketing, community education, tourism and public relations.Agriculture business development includes creating marketing opportunities and value added enterprises for current producers as well as attracting new farmers/producers and businesses to Madison County.The primary audience for programming will include agricultural producers and related service providers; new entrepreneurs in production, processing and agriculture related businesses including agricultural tourism; and community members whose support of agriculture is important.Projects will include a focus on enhancing the viability of local agriculture through product diversification, direct marketing, promotion of local product labels and value-added opportunities by linking with available expertise including other local and regional Extension staff and Cornell University faculty.This person will work with and coordinate a variety of agriculture and community stakeholders implementing Madison County’s Ag and Farmland Protection Plan.The Sr. Resource Educator will guide and supervise assigned CCE Madison County staff and student interns.The educator will represent the Association to the public, community leaders, government officials and Cornell University in a professional manner. For more information and/or to apply for this position, please visit Ag Business Development & Marketing Specialist.
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We would like to thank you for your interest in completing a 4-H internship with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County!
As some of you may know, we are currently in our planning stages of our 4-H year (starting October 1 st). We are planning events such as horse bowl and hippology, dairy bowl, equine and dairy 101, public presentations, horse communications, STEM programming, next year’s fair, clinics, speakers, trips with the youth, our yearly banquet, and SO MUCH MORE!
You are likely in full swing with your semester and are busy with classes and finding an internship so we only require some brief information/materials in order to complete your application process:
Once we review your information, we will schedule a follow up call as a ‘next step’. We look forward to receiving your materials!
Last updated August 7, 2019