- Irland, Lloyd C.
The Irland Group, Winthrop, Maine
- Connors, James F.
State Planning Office, Augusta, Maine
A brief canvass of economic development programs reveals 27 programs that have dealt with secondary wood products. There are undoubtedly others, but the major ones have been identified. Programs focused specifically on secondary wood products are few. Experience suggests that the capacity to "facilitate" individual projects by "packaging" the array of available services and programs is critical. Nine recommendations on development programs by Osborne deserve serious consideration by Maine's economic development community.