Integradora de Agroinsumos del Noreste, Monterrey, Mexico — Completed a Texas–Mexico Rail Study to determine feasibility of constructing a rail loading facility located on the Kansas City Southern rail in Morales, Mexico. Also assisted the company in obtaining a $1.5 million line of credit with an Ex-Im Bank loan guarantee.
Pampa Economic Development Corporation, Pampa, TX —Relocation feasibility study for the dairy industry to Pampa, Texas. This study resulted in the relocation of several large dairies of over $1 million in value.
"I have used the services of Cindy Thyfault on several occasions over the past three years. While Director of the Economic Development Council in Roswell, NM, we utilized Cindy's firm for a feasibility study for a beef processing operation. Here in Pampa, we have used her firm to prepare a dairy feasibility study and other related projects. I have found Cindy to be reliable, talented and professional. I would highly recommend her firm to companies that may want to utilize their services."
Lew Mollencamp, Executive Director
Pampa Economic Development Corporation
Planter’s Grain Cooperative, Odem, TX — Feasibility study, business plan, and $298,000 USDA VAPG grant award for Planter’s Grain Cooperative in 2006. Planter’s Grain Cooperative was actively involved in developing a new, emerging market for value added, identity preserved feed ingredients including corn, wheat, soybean, cottonseed, distillers dried grains, rice, and cottonseed meal, and expanding sales of these feed ingredients into Central and Southern Mexico. This project was designed to expand groundwork and market connections that the Cooperative has developed while selling identity- preserved grain sorghum to Integradora de Agroinsumos del Noreste in Northern Mexico.
Shamrock Economic Development Corporation, Shamrock, TX — Relocation feasibility study for the dairy industry to Shamrock, Texas.