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David Haight

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Episode 56: David Haight, Chief Economist at the Canadian Space Agency

The Space Economy

My guest this week is David Haight, Chief Economist at the Canadian Space Agency.Before starting at the Canadian Space Agency in November of 2015, David worked at Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, or ISED, first as a Senior Policy Analyst, Policy and Sector Services Branch, and then as Manager in the Analytics and Sector Intelligence, Automotive and Transportation Industries Branch.Today we’ll be talking about the recently released Patents in Space report from the Canadian Intellectual Property Office which the Canadian Space Agency participated in. As well, we’ll discuss the recently released annual Canadian State of the Space Sector report for 2016.Links:- A Canadian Intellectual Property Office Patent Report Indicates a Potential Advantage for the Canadian Space Sectorhttp://www.spaceq.ca/a-canadian-intellectual-property-office-patent-report-indicates-a-potential-advantage-for-the-canadian-space-sector/- The Canadian Space Economy Remains Flat But Opportunity Aboundshttp://www.spaceq.ca/the-canadian-space-economy-remains-flat-but-opportunity-abounds/


9 Aug 2018

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Episode 264: David Haight of the American Farmland Trust

The Farm Report

This week on _ The Farm Report _, Erin Fairbanks is joined on the line by David Haight of the American Farmland Trust, making another guest appearance talking all things agriculture in New York State.  Since joining American Farmland Trust in 2001, David Haight has worked with more than 20 local governments to establish agricultural economic development and farmland protection plans. He aids state and federal legislators as they work on agricultural and land conservation legislation and has helped coordinate projects that have permanently protected more than 4,000 acres of New York farmland. Haight helped to author AFT’s Guide to Local Planning for Agriculture in New York and New York Agricultural Landowner Guide to Tax, Conservation, and Management Programs. His previous work experience includes evaluating the fiscal impact of land conservation for the Vermont Land Trust and work as an outdoor educator in New York’s Catskill Mountains. He holds a B.A. in environmental studies and political science from Binghamton University, an M.S. in natural resources planning from the University of Vermont, graduated from New York’s LEAD program and serves on the Land Trust Alliance New York Advisory Committee.  For the EscapeMaker.com segment, Erin speaks with Becky Wilklow of Wilklow Orchards all about fall apple picking, hard cider, and what their apple season has been like thus far!


15 Oct 2015

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Episode 200: Census of Agriculture with David Haight

The Farm Report

This week on The Farm Report, Erin speaks with David Haight from The American Farmland Trust about the Census of Agriculture. David tells us some of the most important statistics that the census gathers, and how this information can be so helpful to farmers across the country. This program has been sponsored by White Oak Pastures. Today’s music provided by Obey City. “We’ve lost 425,000 acres of farmland due to development in New York…about an acre a minute nationally.” [11:50] –David Haight on The Farm Report


27 Mar 2014

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Episode 37: No Farm No Food Rally with David Haight & Erin Fairbanks

The Farm Report

Heather Hyman and guest co-host Patrick Martins have David Haight & Erin Fairbanks on to follow up on the No Farm No Food Rally.


24 Mar 2010

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Episode 32: New York Farmland Budget with David Haight

The Farm Report

What’s happening to our farmland in NY? New York Director of The American Farmland Trust David Haight tells us on today’s Heritage Report.


10 Feb 2010