Monthly Archives: February 2022

Southern NJ Development Council Vice President Asselta Named State Director for Rural Development

Jane Asselta, vice president of the Southern New Jersey Development Council, has been named New Jersey State Director for Rural Development, a mission area within the U.S. Department of Agriculture, by the administration of President Joe Biden. USDA Rural Development provides loans and grants to expand economic opportunities and create …

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Kikwete: Adopt technology to develop rural agriculture

By Josephine Christophe Dar es Salaam. Retired President Jakaya Kikwete said limited access to modern technology, as well as little adoption and absorption of technology, are among the major challenges hampering the transformation of rural agriculture. He said these – coupled with the unavailability of important facilities such as markets …

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LECTURE NOTE: Rural Community Journal

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail What is a rural community newspaper? A rural community newspaper is a publication owned and created by the rural community to meet their communication and information needs. Kasoma in Oso (2003) defines a rural community …

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2022 Tri-County Food and Agriculture Awards: Applications Open

THE Hereford Times is delighted to launch the Three Counties Food and Farming Awards 2022, with our county’s finest ensemble to be honored at a glitzy ceremony this summer. After running the event online for the past two years due to the Covid pandemic, it is with great pleasure that …

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‘Modern Day Pioneers’ See Northern Ontario’s Vast Agricultural Potential

Selina and Jim Rogers, transplanted to Saskatchewan, prepare for the fourth harvest at the former demonstration farm in Kapuskasing In 2017, when Selina and Jim Rogers and their four children left their well-established farming operation in North Battleford, Saskatchewan, in favor of a relatively undeveloped acreage in northern Ontario, more …

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Goodin Named USDA State Director of Rural Development | News

Former Indiana State Rep. and House Minority Leader Terry Goodin has been nominated by President Joe Biden to a top U.S. Department of Agriculture position, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Thursday. USDA. Goodin was among 11 people appointed by Biden to regional USDA positions, including three state executive directors …

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SMH Named Among Top 100 Rural Community Hospitals for Seventh Consecutive Year | Local News

SHERIDAN – Sheridan Memorial Hospital has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Rural and Community Hospitals in the Nation for 2022 by Chartis Group. This is the seventh consecutive year that SMH has won this honor. Over 800 hospitals were included in the study with the top 100 …

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Global Biochar Industry to 2028 – Organic Agriculture Industry Growth Presents Opportunities | News

DUBLIN, February 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Global Biochar Market 2022-2028” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.comit’s offer. This report indicates that the global biochar market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 13.40% in value and 10.34% in volume over the forecast period 2022-2028. Factors such as favorable …

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More business investment in the agricultural sector is essential for a better rural economy

“Increase the investment share from 3% to 5-10%” According to Vijay Paul Sharma, Chairman of the Agricultural Costs and Prices Board. Delivering the keynote address of the SEA (Solvent Extractors’ Association of India) World Castor Conference 2022 on a virtual platform, he said that infrastructure is one of the main …

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A local school provides vocational and technical training to the rural community

WILDER, Idaho — Graduating from high school is an important turning point for students to decide what’s next, and for some, it’s vocational technical education. That’s where the Canyon-Owyhee School Service Agency — better known as COSSA — comes in with 10 different programs that offer college credit and professional …

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MDARD provides grants to UP communities for rural development projects

MARQUETTE COUNTY, Mich. (WLUC) — Some rural communities around UP stand to benefit from improved infrastructure. Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) Rural Development Fund grants are intended to support projects and industries that benefit rural communities. The department received 114 proposals and awarded grants to 21 projects, …

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What’s the news today? | Thursday, February 24, 2022

Today’s roundup features the latest news from Russia and Ukraine, crop management news and recent developments in the spread of avian flu. Catch up here. Russia and Ukraine As President Biden and NATO allies respond to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine with Kremlin sanctions, the people of Ukraine are trying to …

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Rural economy holds huge potential for economic growth: Giriraj Singh

Union Minister of Panchayati Raj and Rural Development, Shri Giriraj Singh, reviewed the progress made in strengthening decentralized participatory democracy through the Gram Sabha, the SVAMITVA program and the role of States in localizing the Sustainable Development Goals through the institutions of the Panchayati Raj under his Samvaad Karyakram with …

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Arunachal Pradesh: Rural Development Trust

The Sri Sri Rural Development Program (SSRDP) – a rural development body aimed at empowering the economically disadvantaged through best practices and environmentally sustainable methods used solar energy technology to electrify remote educational institutions. It has committed to providing digital literacy in 20 schools, 9 communities and 3 primary health …

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Moving Defra to Yorkshire to be closer to farming communities ‘makes perfect sense’, suggests Tory MP

MP for York Outer Julian Sturdy said moving the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs out of London was ‘perfectly logical’ and suggested York in particular would be a ‘fantastic place’ . He made the comments during a debate in Westminster Hall on sustainable agriculture and food production practices. …

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Rural development must be brought to the fore and quality must be assured: PM Modi

“Develop a strategy, use technology to track progress and set accountability as the country sets a target of providing around 4 Crore piped water connections to rural households this year,” the Prime Minister said. , Shri Narendra Modi, during a webinar under the theme ‘Leaving No Citizen Supports the Effective …

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Save lives from the sky

Morne Mountain Rescue has received £212,000 and Skywatch NI has received £284,000 from the new £2million Covid scheme announced by Minister for Rural Affairs Edwin Poots. The program will help nine of the Northern Ireland Search and Rescue (NISAR) teams, which rescue some 500 people each year, to purchase essential …

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PM Modi highlights role of women’s power as foundation of rural economy

Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi delivered a webinar on the positive impact of the Union budget on rural development. This is the second webinar in this series. Relevant Union ministers, representatives of state governments and other stakeholders were present on the occasion. The Prime Minister began by reiterating the …

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Nari Shakti is a major pillar of the rural economy; Modi PM

PM addresses webinar on budget announcements in the rural development sector Staff reporter Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today that the Union Budget 2022 has set out a specific roadmap for the development of rural areas, north-east and aspirational districts. The budget created a clear roadmap to achieve the goals …

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Clinical Skills Educator, work at Rural Community Clinical School with DEAKIN UNIVERSITY

Flexible location, based on Deakin’s rural training footprint Part-time (0.3), Continuous Level A $71,348 + 17% superannuation Deakin’s health faculty is recognized in Australia and internationally for its teaching, training, research and service to its communities. Working within the School of Medicine, the Clinical Skills Educator …

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E-commerce boosts rural development – Xinhua English.news.cn

JIN DING/CHINA DAILY China has attached great importance to the digital economy in rural development in recent years, issuing a series of policies to support the development of the digital economy in rural areas. The penetration of digital technology in agriculture and its use to boost rural development, accelerating the …

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Strengthening the rural economy special government priority: CM

Holds a direct dialogue with the popular masses in Sahebganj Chief Minister Hemant Soren said today that a strong rural economy is very important for the overall development of the state. In such a situation, the government places particular emphasis on the rehabilitation of rural areas. In direct interaction with …

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Lothian crime: Farming communities in Lothian hit hard as police issue warnings over stolen quad bikes

According to the National Farmer Union, “Global supply chain issues, shipping delays and the impact of Covid and Brexit have contributed to waiting lists for new quads and increased demand. used kits”. This has led to an increase in quad thefts in the UK, with areas of Scotland including Lothians, …

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Changing the contours of J&K’s rural economy through the dairy sector – Kashmir Reader

A step towards realizing PM’s dream of doubling farmers’ incomes by 2022 SRINAGAR: With the aim of doubling farmers’ incomes by 2022 while focusing on improving the socio-economic condition of the people, the government is working on several dairy development programs in Jammu and Kashmir to boost the rural economy …

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Strengthening Government’s Focus on Rural Economy: Jharkhand CM

Ranchi, February 22: Chief Minister Hemant Soren called on people to take advantage of government programs and underlined the government’s determination to strengthen the rural economy. Hemant Soren, who interacted with the general public in Dharampur in Patna block of Sahibganj district, said on Tuesday that action plans are being …

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Paul Bunyan Communications Wins Smart Rural Community Showcase Award

Pictured L-R: Tim Hins- PBC Board Director, Dave Shultz- PBC Chief Financial Officer, Bruce Campbell- PBC Board Director, Mark Mattson- PBC Board Director of PBC, Jim Sutton-PBC Board Director, Shirly Bloomfield-NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association President and CEO, Randy Frisk-PBC Board Director, and Gary Johnson, CEO/ CEO of PBC Dallas, Texas …

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J&K’s rural economy boosted by dairy sector reforms

With the aim of doubling farmers’ incomes by 2022 while also focusing on improving the socio-economic status of the people, the government is working on several dairy development programs in Jammu and Kashmir to boost the rural economy and improve livelihoods.Being an agrarian region, the agricultural sector contributes 16.18% to …

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Applications open for the Sustainable Food and Agriculture Awards

Advocacy group ANIMAL WELFARE Compassion in World Farming is calling for entries for its 2022 Sustainable Food and Farming Awards. The CIWF Awards were created to reward producers and companies that take action to produce better quality meat, dairy and eggs, while protecting wildlife and the wider environment. Applications are …

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Transforming J&K: changing the contours of J&K’s rural economy through the dairy sector

With the aim of doubling farmers’ incomes by 2022 while also focusing on improving the socio-economic condition of the people, the government is working on several dairy development programs in Jammu and Kashmir to boost the rural economy and improve livelihoods. Being an agrarian region, the agricultural sector contributes 16.18% …

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Changing the contours of J&K’s rural economy through the dairy sector

With the aim of doubling farmers’ income by 2022 while focusing on improving the socio-economic condition of the people, the government is working on several dairy development projects in Jammu and Kashmir to boost the economy rural areas and improve livelihoods. Being an agrarian region, the agricultural sector contributes 16.18% …

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Is solar energy a threat to agriculture | Opinion

At the 2022 Pennsylvania Farm Show, the Pennsylvania State Grange presented an informative program on solar power generation as it relates to agriculture. The panel presented thought-provoking ideas on whether industrial-scale solar power generation can co-exist with production agriculture. Improving the use of alternative energies is a positive objective that …

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No Zip Code Left Behind: How Michigan’s New Office of Rural Development Could Impact Northern Michigan

On New Year’s Day, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order creating the state’s first-ever Office of Rural Development (ORD). As part of the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD), ORD “will focus on all rural matters, provide advice on pressing issues in rural Michigan, and offer insight …

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In defense of nomadic agriculture, including with fire

For traditional Aboriginal Australians, the concept of ‘Wilderness’ was not cause for fond nostalgia, but was seen as a land without guardians. Whether you want to call them farmers or hunter-gatherers, these are “whitefella” words and they fail to grasp how central any country is to all things indigenous. The …

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Annual action plans of various Rural Development Department programs approved

Chief Secretary, Dr. Arun Kumar Mehta today advocated for strengthening democracy at the local level by urging the proactive role of gram panchayats in development activities and doubling down on development initiatives, taking advantage of the immense resources under various programs. of the central government. While emphasizing progress in rural …

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Kisan Drones will revolutionize the rural economy in addition to creating jobs

With ‘Kisan Drone’ becoming capable of taking care of the crops of the country’s farmers, paving the way for a substantial increase in their production and income, it is the beginning of a new era technological revolution in the rural economy. On the occasion of the reporting of 100 Kisan …

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Unions welcome Welsh Government’s commitment to prioritize financial support for agriculture

//= do_shortcode(‘[in-content-square]’) ?> Photo by Welsh Government Welsh agricultural unions have welcomed plans by the Welsh Government to prioritize financial support for agriculture, but are asking for clarification on its implementation. The government has announced that as part of its ‘green budget’ it will set aside £8.1bn to fuel ‘green …

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NI: Minister welcomes rural development projects under £7.5m fund

Minister Edwin Poots (centre) with MCDA Chairman Les Graydon (l) and Co. Fermanagh and Omagh Council Chairman Cllr Errol Thompson (r) and FOLAG members Northern Ireland Minister for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs Edwin Poots has praised rural communities for using the £7.5million rural development fund to benefit people with …

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Fighting climate change can help New York’s rural economy

ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) – Tackling climate change issues would be good for New York’s rural economy, according to a recently released report. The simple task of planting trees and using a specific technique to reduce methane gas from manure on farms will contribute to the state’s goal of reducing greenhouse …

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UP obtains rural development grants | News, Sports, Jobs

EAST LANSING — The towns of Iron Mountain, Norway, Crystal Falls and Iron River are among 12 Upper Peninsula communities that have received rural development grants through the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Michigan USDA Director Brandon Fewins said Thursday. “These projects represent significant infrastructure investments in public …

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Soto named director of rural development at USDA | North West

The new state director of rural development for the US Department of Agriculture is no stranger to the challenges and complications of farm and rural life. Rudy Soto, 36, was appointed to the position about a month ago by President Joe Biden. The Nampa native ran an unsuccessful campaign two …

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Government should consider offering ‘subsistence loans’ to support rural economy: SBI’s Ecowrap

According to State Bank of India Economic Research Report “Ecowrap”. According to the report compiled by the Economic Research Department (ERD) of India’s largest bank, this loan can be granted on the assumption that interest service alone will maintain the lending standard with subsequent renewal of the loan linked to …

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Convoy divides rural community used as staging ground for illegal siege of Ottawa

The Township of Russell, a community 30 minutes from downtown Ottawa, proudly calls itself the “Third Best Place to Live in Canada” – a great honor considering its population is just 16,500. . But some residents feel the once tight-knit community is permanently divided by the convoy of far-right extremists …

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My Japanese Hero Whose Radical “Do Nothing” Theory Transformed Agriculture

Reading is one of life’s great joys, from that Tuesday supplement to the weekend papers. n reading teaches us to know the world and to take it into account. This week I read an inspiring book by Japanese farmer and writer Masanobu Fukuoka. The Dragonfly will be the Messiah is …

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A farming family dealing with change in a beautifully observed and richly inhabited ensemble drama

You can practically feel the midsummer fatigue wafting through “Alcarràs” on the weakest, most occasional breezes: a mix of sweat, terracotta and ripe, plump peaches, inviting in the moment but suggesting a future treat. All the simple pleasures of the season are on borrowed time in carla simonis a bittersweet …

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Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development seeks to develop rural communities in UP

LANSING, Mich. (WLUC) – The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development is working to develop Upper Michigan. It comes after Governor Gretchen Whitmer proposed a $10 million budget for MDARD’s new rural development office. MDARD Director Gary McDowell said Whitmer was offering an additional $30 million to expand rural …

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Ministry of Rural Development has received a list of 80% of the infrastructure affected by the floods, according to the Minister | Malaysia

Rural Development Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid (right) after a meeting with KPLB agency directors in Muar, Johor on February 15, 2022. – Bernama pic MUAR, Feb. 15 – The Ministry of Rural Development (KPLB) has received about 80% of the list of houses, roads and public facilities affected by …

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Rural development a priority in the new bill presented by the DTs

The Rural Independent Group have announced the introduction of their Planning and Development Bill 2022. The Bill aims to hold the government accountable for all actions taken under the Ireland 2040 project, the group said. Ensuring that rural areas are not forgotten when it comes to delivering key infrastructure projects …

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Uganda Rural Community Planning Indigenous Cultural Institution

The Institute of Indigenous Cultures and Performing Arts in Kasasa, Southern Uganda, will work alongside the Standard Curriculum to provide a platform for community elders, leaders and entrepreneurs to preserve and transmit indigenous knowledge, cultural practices and skills training. Currently, the national curriculum in Uganda is based on a system …

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What would happen if the United States banned factory farming?

Memories often crystallize around food. Family rendered immobile by Sunday afternoon mac and cheese; warm pecan pie topped with melting ice cream on a crispy night; burgers hanging in buns from a tailgate before the big game; pulled pork dropping from steaming carnitas devoured in a bustling market; parents gathered …

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Capital grant fund to help Scottish farming’s low-carbon future

Capital grant funding worth £5million to help the low-carbon future of Scottish farming has been welcomed by industry groups. Announced by the Scottish Government, the entirety of the current year’s Farming Transformation Fund of £5m will be made available to farming businesses to become more sustainable . The fund will …

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Researchers Seeking Feedback on Rural Community Resilience

Rural residents are being asked to share their thoughts on what it takes to be a resilient rural community in a survey that is part of the Rural Community Resilience Project. Residents of Prince George can look back to the wildfires of 2017, when more than 10,000 evacuees took refuge …

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Rural development: LAPO’s annual loan disbursement stands at N19.9 billion

Posted February 14, 2022 The organization Lift Above Poverty said it disbursed N19.9 billion under its rural development initiative in fiscal year 2021. LAPO Executive Director, Dr. Honestus Obadiora, who said this at LAPO’s annual media forum on Friday, said the figure represented a growth of 64% from the 12.2 …

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Farm life isn’t all dark and dark – Brian Henderson

A moody moment from a Scottish Craft Butchers video (Picture: Scottish Craft Butchers) The consequences – including crops left to rot in the fields and companies forced to cut planned production and cut investment – were also well reported at last week’s NFU Scotland conference. Recently, a major survey showed …

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Terengganu wants to emulate Sabah in developing rural community tourism

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah’s community-based rural tourism (CoBT) approach has caught the attention of industry players in other states. Recently, the Terengganu Tourism Department traveled to the rustic Kiulu countryside of Sabah to find out more. They visited riverside Kampung Lingga, where villagers run the Dapako Hill hiking trail and Camping …

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Researchers seek to determine the resilience of rural communities

Posted: February 13, 2022 Researchers seek to determine the resilience of rural communities Rural Community Resilience Project researchers from the UBC Center for Rural Health Research want to understand how rural communities in British Columbia have been impacted by disruptions such as COVID-19, wildfires and floods, and some of the …

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Tensions in Russia reveal threat to UK food supply, agriculture chief warns

Tensions in Russia and Ukraine have revealed a risk to the UK’s food supply, with soaring prices and post-Brexit in-fighting helping to create a “perfect storm”, a farming chief has warned. © PA A blockage of chemicals used in agricultural fertilizers has more than doubled prices – Sound system The …

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Poots hails the role of young farmers in the rural community

The Ulster Young Farmers Clubs Annual Agribusiness Conference 2022 was officially opened recently by Agriculture Minister Edwin Poots at the Galgorm Resort and Spa in Ballymena. The conference offered YFCU members and rural youth across Northern Ireland the opportunity to come together to share and learn from industry experts and …

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A grower ventures into farming through the backyards of the big city

Reading time: 4 minutes Reclaim Organics is a farm with an unusual trajectory – it has moved many times and existed both in town and in the countryside. Owner Ryan Mason grew up on a broiler chicken and grain farm near Pigeon Lake, but farming wasn’t his career focus when …

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USDA Rural Development seeks to build food supply chain capacity

“We know the beef processing industry is pretty consolidated by big companies,” Frescoln said. “So what we’re looking at is how can we increase capacity? How can we get a more reliable supply chain? » Eligible uses for the loan guarantee program may include business conversion, expansion, repair, modernization or …

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Government’s poorly planned organic farming policy upsets rice farmers – Eurasia Review

By R. M. Samanmalee Swarnalatha The Sri Lankan government’s ill-planned organic farming policy that banned the use of chemical fertilizers on farms has upset farmers in this rice-growing heartland and a political stronghold of the ruling coalition. The policy has also drawn criticism from agricultural experts, who warn that Sri …

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USDA Rural Development Participates in Tabor City Schools Groundbreaking

Rural Development A $28 million investment in Columbus County schools will benefit generations of students. Photo: (Rob Lerns/USDARD) (TABOR CITY, NC) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture and Rural Development participated in a groundbreaking ceremony today at a K-8 school site. Rural Development is investing $28 million to help build …

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USDA Invests Millions to Support Kansas Businesses to Strengthen Rural Economy | News

TOPEKA – The United States Department of Agriculture Acting State Director for Kansas Rural Development Dan Fischer today announced that the Department is investing $2.77 million in grants to help rural businesses in 12 Kansas communities. “The USDA is committed to helping rural agricultural businesses grow and diversify their products,” …

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Farm union concerned about Dyfi beaver projects

MEMBERS of a farmers’ union have raised concerns about plans to reintroduce beavers to the wild along the Dyfi River. Concern over proposals from the North Wales Wildlife Trust to reintroduce beavers to the area brought together a strong contingent of NFU Cymru members at a recent meeting. In early …

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Brown Announces More Than $28 Million for Rural Development in Southeast Ohio

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Department of Rural Development has awarded $28,250,011 to four southern organizations -eastern Ohio. “Small businesses face unique challenges, and this federal funding will help make the investments local businesses need and support …

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Chief Secy unveils book on voluntary organizations and rural development by Dr UK Mohapatra

Bhubaneswar: Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra in the presence of Principal Secretary for School and Mass Education, and Information and Public Relations Bishnupada Sethi unveiled the book titled “Voluntary Organizations and Rural Development in South Asia South: Assumptions and Realities” written by Dr Umakanta Mohapatra, PRO to Chief Secretary. The …

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NABARD launches JIVA to promote natural agriculture in its existing watershed and wadis programs

The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) on Wednesday launched a program based on JIVA agroecology that will promote natural agriculture within its existing watershed and wadis programs in 11 states. “JIVA is the culmination of several projects under the Watershed Program…and will be implemented on our …

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Greenfield Brings Rural Development Message to Monroe County | News

New USDA Iowa Rural Development Director Theresa Greenfield traveled to Albia Dec. 14 to meet with local office staff. Greenfield was named the new state director by the Biden administration on Nov. 29 and has visited all USDA field offices in the state since then. Greenfield said she was delighted …

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Brown announces over $32 million for rural development in Knox, Richland Counties

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Community Facilities Loan and Grant Program has awarded a total of $32,702,000 to three communities in Knox and Richland counties. “This federal funding makes critical investments in improving our state’s …

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grant program will help energy development in rural communities | Opinion

A new federal program provides grants to rural communities to develop community renewable energy projects. The Rural Energy Pilot Program, launched by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), will provide up to $10 million in grants to connect underserved rural communities to the benefits of community-scale renewable energy. The …

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Two new mentors added to the Farming Connect Mentor Directory

As part of the Farming Connect mentorship program, Delyth Fôn Owen and Andrew Rees have recently joined an already extensive roster of mentors. The program provides 15 hours of free guidance and advice on a wide range of topics for fellow farmers and foresters. Farming Connect is provided by Menter …

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Network of tourist villages: new hope for the rural economy through J&K

SRINAGAR- The Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir is known worldwide for tourism and the tourism sector is one of the major contributors to J&K’s GDP. The tourism industry earns huge foreign exchange and provides jobs for thousands of unemployed young people. In order to enhance and harness the potential …

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Infrastructure funds granted for rural development in WV

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture will fund nine organizations in West Virginia through community facility grants. The funds will be used to improve community infrastructure in rural areas of West Virginia, including Barbour County in North Central West Virginia. Grant applications are accepted throughout the year and …

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Agrarian Reform and Rural Development Committee Concludes Audit in Gwatyu

Download logo The Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Agrarian Reform and Rural Development concluded its monitoring visit to Gwatyu with a session with the Provincial and National Departments of Agriculture, Agrarian Reform and Rural Development (ALRRD) and the Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs. After hearing the views of all …

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Scott’s bipartisan bill increases capital for rural community banks

U.S. community banks would be better positioned to meet the credit needs of families, workers and the local small businesses they serve under bipartisan legislation introduced last week by U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-SC). “This bipartisan bill allows small local banks to compete with large banks for deposits,” Senator Scott …

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Born Again Farm Child | successful farming

I have to admit that growing up in Iowa gave me a slight resentment for agriculture. Recently, however, I have found much more pride in my state’s heritage. That doesn’t mean I don’t respect agriculture. Farmers are the backbone of our country, and I’ve always felt a bit torn between …

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The 75 villages of J&K are developed to promote the rural economy

The Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir is known worldwide for tourism and the tourism sector is one of the major contributors to J&K’s GDP.The tourism industry brings in huge foreign exchange and provides jobs for thousands of unemployed young people. In order to enhance and harness the potential of …

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Tourist Village Network: new hope for the rural economy through J&K

The Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir is known worldwide for tourism and the tourism sector is one of the major contributors to J&K’s GDP. The tourism industry brings in huge foreign exchange and provides jobs for thousands of unemployed young people. In order to enhance and harness the potential …

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Our goal is to strengthen small farmers, the rural economy:

We are heading towards a new world order after the Covid pandemic, says PM Modi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses Lok Sabha in New Delhi on Monday. (Photo: NNA) Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke about the need to empower smallholder farmers in his speech to parliament on Monday. “We need …

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Trucking and farming are ideal for young drivers

Mackenzie Curr, 21, had parked her Volvo 450 at a rest area on the outskirts of Miles in Queensland when Big Rigs saw her. Curr was far from home in Julia Creek, 650 km from the coast, along the Flinders Highway from Townsville towards Mount Isa. “It’s my dad’s truck …

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Three Whiteside County Communities Receive Rural Development Grants – Shaw Local

Rural development grants targeting the needs of three communities in Whiteside County were announced Wednesday by U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos. “With these significant funds from the United States Department of Agriculture, we will continue to support our rural towns and cities by repairing and improving their essential facilities,” Bustos said …

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Nearly 5,000 rural development projects inaugurated

TEHRAN – A total of 4,959 development and service projects have been launched in rural areas of the country by the Municipal and Village Government Organization. The projects were inaugurated on the occasion of the anniversary of the Islamic Revolution which is celebrated every year from February 1 to 11, …

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Herefordshire farmer diehard schoolboys must learn farming

A YOUNG FARMER from the Herefordshire border spoke about the importance of showing school children what life is like on a working farm. Ernie Richards, who farms on the Herefordshire border at Craswall, near Hay-on-Wye, took part in video calls with Year Four pupils at a school in Exmouth, Devon. …

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Farm charity urges residents of Caithness and Sutherland to apply for ‘heating aid’

Chris McVey, RSABI Wellness Manager. Scottish farming charity, RSABI, reminds Highland residents worried about rising energy bills that they may be eligible for ‘Help for Heating’ grants. Following this week’s announcement confirming an increase in the energy price cap from April, the Scottish agricultural charity is urging those concerned about …

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Ron Kind: Westby Cooperative Creamery Receives USDA Rural Development Funding | News

On Feb. 3, Rep. Ron Kind announced that more than $1 million is on its way to Wisconsin’s third congressional district to support local businesses, strengthen rural economies, and create well-paying jobs through department investments. American Agriculture. “I’m thrilled to see over $1 million in investment in Wisconsin’s third congressional …

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A Weald and Downland Living Museum worker takes on the plow challenge using traditional farming methods

Andy, based in Chichester, is the working animal supervisor at the museum and took up the challenge on January 26, having spent more than 100 hours plowing in total since the start of the month alongside the museum’s three Percheron horses, Ollie , Leon and Kash. Andy set himself the …

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Government to boost rural economy with tourism in state

In an attempt to develop tourism as an industry in the state so that more people can generate money from it, the state government has formulated a new tourism policy to attract private investment into the tourism sector with the aim of attracting tourists to the state and providing them …

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Minister for Stormont orders end to Brexit checks on food and agricultural products at Northern Ireland ports

Last night Northern Ireland ordered the end of Brexit controls on agricultural and food products arriving by sea from Britain. DUP Agriculture Minister Edwin Poots said authorities would stop carrying out inspections required under the Northern Ireland protocol at midnight. Opposition parties have reacted with fury, insisting the civil service …

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Budget 2022-23: Sowing the seeds of digi-farming : The Tribune India

Tribune press service Vibha Sharma New Delhi, February 1 Aiming to give a digital boost to the agricultural sector, the Union government, in the budget presented today, proposed the provision of high-tech services to farmers in public-private partnership mode and the use of “drones Kisan” for multiple activities. Even as …

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A recipe for deepening the distress of the rural economy

The general consensus on the state of the Indian economy can be summarized as follows: the economy was in a deep crisis even before the disruption caused by the pandemic. Second, the crisis is not due to supply constraints but to insufficient demand, especially in the rural economy. Recent evidence …

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Beyond the third wave: rural economy, banking recovery, etc.

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday unveiled a bigger budget of Rs 39.45 lakh crore, with higher spending on highways to affordable housing to launch key engines of the economy to support a global recovery after the pandemic. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that the …

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PNG PM Marape says his government is committed to rural development

PNG Prime Minister James Marape said his government is committed to rural development across Papua New Guinea. He said this at Ponowi Village in Ialibu, Southern Highlands on Friday, January 28, 2022, during the inauguration of Siwi Utame Agro Technical High School and Siwi Utame Loop Road. PNG PM Marape …

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Natural agriculture without chemicals with a focus on the Ganges basin to be promoted: FM

New Delhi: The Center will promote chemical-free natural agriculture across the country focusing mainly on farmers’ land in 5km-wide corridors along the Ganges River in the first stage, Finance Minister Nramala Sitharaman said during the meeting. the presentation of the Union budget 2022-23 to Parliament. Tuesday. “To ensure that farmers …

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