Monthly Archives: April 2021

North Dakota company plays crucial role in rural community’s economy – Agweek

(This is the second in a series of rural business stories. Click here to read the first, on H&S Manufacturing. ) For many rural communities, local businesses are the lifeline of the local economy. Sheyenne Tooling and Manufacturing located in Cooperstown, ND is no exception and provides quality jobs for …

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A North Dakota company plays a crucial role in the economy of its rural community

For many rural communities, local businesses are the lifeline of the local economy. Sheyenne Tooling and Manufacturing located in Cooperstown, ND is no exception and provides quality jobs for rural town residents. “I truly believe businesses like ours are the backbone of communities,” said Tim Eggert, owner and president of …

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North Dakota Business Plays Critical Role in Rural Community Economy

“I really think companies like ours are the backbone of communities,” said Tim Eggert, owner and president of Sheyenne Tooling and Manufacturing. “Not only do we employ a number of people in the community, but from a business perspective, these communities seem to have such a special niche around the …

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Museum nominated by Australian billionaire for $ 380 million art collection angering rural community

When Australian businessman Lindsey Hogg announced his intention to donate his Australian $ 500 million ($ 380 million) modern art collection to the state of Victoria, it sparked both the surprise and mistrust. Not just because of the value of his collection, but because so few knew that the billionaire, …

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Snow Hill and Holly Ridge receive rural community grants to attract new jobs

RALEIGH, NC (WITN) — Governor Roy Cooper announced Thursday that the North Carolina Rural Infrastructure Authority (RIA) has approved 11 local government grant applications totaling $3,702,500. Snow Hill and Holly Ridge are the East Carolina towns among the approved grant applications. According to Governor Cooper, the demands include commitments to …

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Jane Marsh – 65,000 acre wind farm could transform rural community

There have been mixed opinions on the potential that a 65,000 acre wind farm could transform the rural community. Some fear that the wind farm will ruin the natural, unobstructed views of the horizon. However, the wind farm would provide a source of income to surrounding communities that could change …

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The power of the rural economy long underestimated

Fijian Minister of Rural and Maritime Development and Disaster Management Inia Seruiratu met with District Advisory Councilors (DACs) stationed in communities in Serua and Namosi provinces to discuss government development programs and development plans. ‘other development needs identified in the field. Addressing the meeting today, Minister Seruiratu stressed the need …

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Seeking buy-in from rural community, government offers RM50,000 prize to fight Covid-19 | Malaysia

Datuk Abdul Latiff Ahmad said the competition would run for six months, from April to September. – Photo by Bernama KUALA LUMPUR, April 5 – The Ministry of Rural Development (KPLB) is organizing the Covid-19 Green Zone Community Competition for rural communities as part of efforts to empower them to …

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How updated land records can help revive the rural economy

For a significant portion of the rural poor, land is both an asset and a source of income. Many informal jobs in urban centers were lost when the economy was hit by the coronavirus pandemic in 2020. The resulting reverse migration placed greater pressure on household resources in rural areas. …

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