Locating and designing “land labs” that demonstrate carbon removal practices to a range of audiences
Lou Jean Fleron
Partnership for the Public Good
Connecting faculty and staff with community partners in Buffalo to discover opportunities for research, collaboration and student learning
Rachel Bezner Kerr
Food, Agroecology, Justice and Wellbeing Collective
Roots Rising Farm
Showcasing the abundance and creativity within the local food system with an emphasis on food justice, agroecology, health and well-being
A new course where undergraduates serve as consultants — researching, developing and presenting solutions to challenges that local food companies face.
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County
Northeast Hop Alliance
Working with new hop growers in New York to identify knowledge gaps and connect them with experts who can interpret research and communicate best practices.
Parsons the New School of Design
Ironwood Hill Sheep Farm
Supporting farm-to-fashion entrepreneurship and community-based economic development by compiling a New York Fiber Sourcebook, where fashion and textile designers can learn about available fibers.
Food Bank of the Southern Tier
Elmira Correctional Facility
Understanding how organizations can address social problems, like food insecurity and barriers to re-entry for inmates, with strategies from the business world.
M. Todd Walter
Cornell Cooperation Extension of Tompkins County
Leveraging farmers’ knowledge for healthy farm management
C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell
Researching how farmers’ decisions about pollination resources affect yield, farm profitability and pollinator conservation
Exploring challenges and providing solutions to food system issues that touch every part of the globe.
Sergio Alberto Gramitto Ricci
Rachel Bezner Kerr
Joey Diana Gates
Enabling students to delve into the difficult technical and policy issues facing food systems today.
Maria Lorena Cook
Conducting research projects in the field and developing strategies that will help improve conditions for immigrant farmworkers.
Cornell Dairy Extension
Strengthening the state’s dairy industry by implementing and assessing key community partnerships, workforce development and producer-through-consumer education
Nikola (Niko) Kochendoerfer
Discovering best practices to boost pollinator habitat and sequester soil carbon
Mary Jo Dudley
Amy Saz MPA ’17
Cornell Farmworker Program
Evaluating how the Cornell Farmworker Program provides support and resources for the vulnerable immigrant population in New York state.