Our eXtension community, Entrepreneurs and Their Communities, continues to highlight Small Business Week+. With land-grant universities across the country supporting small businesses and their development, we have lots of great small business partners to highlight. If you are thinking about starting a small business, stop in at your local Extension office.
Guest Blogger: Scott Leavengood, Director, Oregon Wood Innovation Center, Extension appointment
Need a bike helmet? Dan Coyle saw a niche, wooden bike helmets. The Oregon Wood innovation Center assisted him with impact testing of different materials and finding raw materials.
Read more Dan’s product at:http://www.corvallisadvocate.com/2012/treepieces-a-local-artisan-crafts-wooden-safety-helmets/
His website is: http://coyledesignandbuild.com/