Monthly Archives: May 2021

Assess damage to rural economy

The second wave of Covid infections started in cities, just like the first wave. But unlike last year, this year infections have spread into the hinterland, putting the rural economy at risk. How serious is this risk? BloombergQuint analyzed the share of rural population in the country’s worst-hit districts and …

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Soaring input costs, rural economy woes to trigger inflation growth: CRISIL

Rising input costs and supply disruptions in the rural economy due to the second wave of COVID-19 are setting the stage for a surge in inflation this fiscal year, the agency noted. CRISIL rating in a recent report. In its baseline scenario, CRISIL projected CPI inflation to moderate to 5% …

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Rebuilding a Rural Agricultural Economy: NIFA Provides New Workforce Grant for UNM-Taos, Training Program: UNM Newsroom

The United States Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) research initiative recently awarded UNM-Taos’ new training program a grant of 500 $ 000 for the training of agricultural workers. UNM-Taos and UNM-Taos Hive (Hub of Internet-Based Vocations and Education) Partner with Not Forgotten Outreach, Inc. (NFO) …

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Food Technology Center and Rural Economics Center Sponsor Startup Awards

This year, the prestigious food and drink category of the Wales Startup Awards is sponsored by the Food Technology Center and the Glynllifon Rural economy hub, both part of the Grŵp Llandrillo Menai Further Education college portfolio in North Wales. With previous years having seen some incredible new companies win …

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Forest ecosystem, pillar of the rural economy

The World’s Forests-2020 published by the FAO reports that forests covered 4.06 billion hectares, or about 31% of the world’s land area. In India, about 21.67% of the geographical area is covered by forests. India, with a total area of ​​32.87, 590 square kilometers, is the 7th largest country in …

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MPs launch survey to find ways to boost rural economy

A multi-stakeholder group of MPs and peers have launched a new survey that wants to explore ways to boost the UK’s rural economy after the pandemic. The survey will explore why rural productivity is 18% lower than the national average and identify solutions to help bridge the gap. The all-party …

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Foothills Rural Community Ministry raises funds for new facility

The Foothills Rural Community Ministry (FRCM) has outgrown its current space and is now raising funds for a new facility. After nearly 40 years of operation from its location in Holland Patent’s historic first Presbyterian Church, the community-driven nonprofit is looking to build or purchase a new venue to carry …

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Rural Community Leaders Call on Gaetz, Greene to ‘Stop Dividing America’ Ahead of American Tour

Rural Voices USA is using representatives. Matt gaetzMatthew (Matt) Gaetz More Appropriate Nominees for ‘Person of the Year’ Greene, GOP Colleagues Call for Sacking of DC Corrections Official Who ‘Despises’ Trump and His Supporters Jim’s Clear Present Danger Jordan & Co. MORE (R-Fla.) And Marjorie Taylor GreeneMarjorie Taylor GreeneGOP’s Efforts …

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Manchester city designated as Smart Rural Community

MANCHESTER, Ky. (WYMT) – Through a collaborative effort with SOAR, the Peoples Rural Telephone Cooperative has designated the city of Manchester as a ‘smart rural community’ giving the region the opportunity to lead the way in terms of services in a large band. Officials say they have expanded to Manchester …

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McAuliffe releases ‘Building a thriving rural economy’ plan

Published on Tuesday May. 4, 2021, 21:02 Join AFP’s more than 100,000 followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on Apple podcast, Spotify and pandora News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising inquiries: [email protected] Terry McAuliffe Terry McAuliffe today unveiled his new “Building a …

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