Monthly Archives: April 2022

Carlow Nationalist — Support group for bereaved farm families launches mentorship program

Caroline Redmond, Tom Canning, Veronica Morris, Ciaran Austin, Norma Rohan, Aisling Meehan, Eimear Kelly, Catherine Kenneally, Brian Rohan, Angela Hogan and David Leydon launch the Embrace FARM Encircle program, funded by the European Innovation Partnership (EIP) , through the Department of Agriculture, Food and Marine By Suzanne Pender EMBRACE FARM, …

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Two major agricultural estates are coming to market with a total price close to £90million

The estates of Coldham and Goole, in the counties of Cambridgeshire and South Yorkshire, are for sale on behalf of Urban&Civic, with agents Savills and Bidwells jointly managing the process. Together, the estates total over 8,350 acres, including 20 residential properties and 30 wind turbines. The Coldham estate, comprising 4,179 …

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Opinions invited on how to make the most of the rural economy

Individuals, businesses, groups and organizations are all invited to help finalize how to get the most out of Staffordshire’s rural economy over the next decade. Two of the key areas include Leek and Cheadle in Staffordshire. After preliminary work with a wide range of bodies, Staffordshire County Council is releasing …

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Brown Announces More Than $6.6 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 a total of $6,673,000 to five communities in southeast Ohio. “This federal funding will enable critical investments in our state’s infrastructure and spur economic growth,” Brown …

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The murder of Emilhle Tukani galvanizes the rural community…

As raging floods in KwaZulu-Natal dominated the media space, a little story on the rape and murder of Emile Tukani, 12 years old in a village near Mthatha in the Eastern Cape went almost unnoticed. It is perhaps worth noting that it has received the least attention, as incidents of …

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IIM Kozhikode and AARDO partner to promote sustainable agriculture and rural development in over 30 countries

IIMK, AARDO have signed an agreement to organize training programs, workshops, seminars to address agricultural and rural challenges in African and Asian countries. IIMK Director with AARDO General Secretary (Source: Official Press Release) NEW DELHI: The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kozhikode has collaborated with the Asian-African Rural Development Organization …

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Jamalpur and Rangpur districts to receive rural development academies

Published: April 28, 2022 8:59:54 PM | Update: April 29, 2022 2:17:53 p.m. The government has taken the initiative to establish two more rural development academies in Jamalpur and Rangpur districts. The cabinet in principle approved the plans of Sheikh Hasina Rural Development Academy, Jamalpur Law, 2022 and Rural Development …

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Blending math learning and farming at Ysgol Pentrecelyn

DENBIGHSHIRE pupils learned about agriculture and mathematics. Children from Ysgol Pentrecelyn recently hosted Lord Newborough for a visit, as part of a project recently launched by Young Enterprise. The innovative project involves Welsh middle school children in developing an agriculture-based financial education manual tailored to their needs. The handbook is …

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Dunne calls for a new government strategy for the rural economy

South Shropshire MP Philip Dunne joined calls for a white paper on the rural economy at the launch of a new report by the All Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Power Station in Parliament on Wednesday. Philip Dunne has joined calls for a rural economy white paper The report presents …

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Rural community outside Scottsdale divided over its water future

Editor’s Note: This is the fourth in a five-part series titled “KTAR Water Watch,” which will explore the present and future of water supply across Arizona and the metro area. of Phoenix. PHOENIX – Rio Verde Foothills has a water problem. The rural community located more than 30 miles northeast …

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Rural community mobilizes to build classrooms, sell livestock and use grant money

A parent who has five children at a school sold goats and contributed R1,500 in cash to raise money to improve facilities Parents contributed whatever they could afford to ensure their children received an education The school director congratulates the parents and asks the competent authorities to complete what the …

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Irish history: A rural community survived a millennium of plagues and famines

Analysis of pollen stored in peat at Slieveanorra in the Antrim Hills reveals the resilience of a rural community in the face of environmental change Humans April 27, 2022 By Michael Marshall The boggy uplands of Northern Ireland were once forested and farmed Helen Essell, CC-BY 4.0 A rural Irish …

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Soaring costs threaten farmers’ livelihoods and ways of life

Amaze a few shoppers outside an Albuquerque supermarket and you’ll find that everyone noticed the groceries were more expensive. “Products by the pound in particular have increased,” says university student Laura Miramontes. She adds that food prices are a frequent topic of family conversation. “Oh, my God, my father,” she …

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Improving the perception of agriculture is important for the industry | rural life

Editor’s note: Please enjoy this column by Dr. Rosmann from 2015. How farmers take care of their land and their animals is an opinionated and emotionally sensitive topic for almost all farmers. Their feelings are understandable. Any threat to the ability of agricultural producers to meet basic human needs for …

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Rural economy 18% less productive than national average, parliamentary group report finds

The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on the Rural Powerhouse has released a report on how to upgrade the rural economy. It follows one of the most comprehensive inquiries ever by a parliamentary body into his health. Testimonials from over 50 organizationsThe APPG collected testimonials from more than 50 industry …

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Farming efforts to delay eco-friendly subsidies risk hitting net zero – report | Agriculture

According to a new analysis, there will be a “substantial gap” in UK farming’s efforts to reach net zero if post-Brexit eco-friendly subsidies are delayed for two years. The National Union of Farmers (UNF) is urging the government postpone Environmental Land Management (Elms) schemes until 2025 and maintain the EU’s …

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Milton Downs sells to a farming family in the district

Milton Downs in Bellata is a major producer of grain and dry cotton. Photo: Moree Immobilier ONE of Australia’s largest and best-known farm properties, Milton Downs, near Moree in north-west New South Wales, has been sold at an undisclosed price to a young family who was already farming in the …

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USDA Rural Development assists Drexel

The town of Drexel, in Bates and Cass counties, came to USDA Rural Development because its early warning system for tornadoes and other emergencies is nearly 35 years old and replacement parts are hard to find. find, it has reached the end of its useful life. A properly functioning emergency …

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Former science teacher pursuing medical studies in population-based urban and rural community health

From a very young age, Stella Barth dreamed of becoming a doctor. As a student, she turned to science classes and research. But after earning a bachelor’s degree in neurobiology from Harvard College, she took a different path. The Stoneham native taught science for eight years, first at Newton Country …

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Urban Ontarians learn the art of small-scale farming in Antigonish

Meghan Johnny says with increased severe weather and increased instability in the global supply chain, she feels a duty to be a farmer. “The more I learn to grow food for myself and my community, the more equipped I am to continue caring for my community for the future,” she …

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Agriculture was central to recovery in the Mwai Kibaki era

Former President Mwai Kibaki during a past public lecture at Taifa Hall, University of Nairobi. [Mbugua Kibera, Standard] When the National Rainbow Coalition (Narc) government led by Mwai Kibaki came to power in early 2003, its main objective was to improve the country’s economic performance. To this end, it produced …

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Chambers Pen hails government plans to develop deep rural community – Jamaica Observer

Terran Cottrell points to the playing field in the community which he says needs improvement. CHAMBERS PEN, Hanover – Residents and stakeholders of the deep rural community of Chambers Pen in Hanover have welcomed the government’s recent announcement that it intends to develop the district into the first model community …

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Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Space: pay particular attention to spring agricultural production and strive to obtain a good harvest of summer cereals

April 22, 2022 11:15 p.m. (GMT+8) EqualOcean Tang Renjian, director of the central bureau of agriculture and minister of agriculture and rural areas, chaired an executive meeting of the ministry of agriculture today to convey and study the spirit of the executive meeting of the Council of Agriculture. ‘State, study …

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Offaly receives over €700,000 in rural development funding

It is part of the project “Our rural future”. Over €700,000 has been allocated to rural development projects in Offaly. The Edenderry regeneration project has received an investment of over €522,000 under the Regeneration and Rural Development Fund. This will help unlock a large development site in the center of …

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Precision dairy farming: a new technological marvel in the dairy

posted on April 23, 2022 | Author DR. FAAZIL BASHIR RATHER Worldwide, about 150 million households are engaged in dairy farming with a production of about 860 million tons of milk. India is the highest milk producing country in the world with production of around 187.75 million tons of milk …

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Hundreds of people flock to learn about the police at the first-ever rural community showcase

Taking advantage of the beautiful Easter weekend weather, hundreds of visitors attended Saturday’s first rural community showcase at the Newark Showground. The event, hosted by Nottinghamshire Police and Police and Crime Commissioner Caroline Henry, allowed visitors to learn about the various police teams working to keep them safe, mountain bikes …

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Ministry of Rural Development opening new roads in southern villages – Love FM

The Ministry of Rural Transformation and Community Development focuses on infrastructure in several rural areas. To achieve its goal, the ministry has partnered with the Ministry of Infrastructure Development to pave new roads in several villages. Chief executive Valentino Shall spoke to Love News about the ministry’s initiative. Valentino Shal, …

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Agricultural Concessions

By Phil Jarratt They might be the star couple of new-age farming, but Bray Farms directors Nina and Mitch Bray have much bigger goals in mind. Through their company properties in the Darling Downs and Noosa Shire in Cootharaba, they want to demonstrate by personal example that farming, even in …

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Success for Nottinghamshire’s first rural community showcase

Families, farmers and other rural residents had the chance to meet local police officers and learn more about their work during a day of fun and activities. Making the most of the beautiful Easter weekend weather, hundreds of visitors attended Saturday’s first rural community showcase at the Newark Showground. The …

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National homelessness project to develop rural economy pending

The government is embarking on a national rural telephony and national roaming project for rural communities without a stable connection to the mobile network. The project, which should cover all rural communities in the country, will begin this year. Communications and Digitalization Minister Ursula Owusu-Ekuful said the project will open …

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Better days ahead for the rural economy | Comments

Growing up on my family’s farm in Wilcox County, Alabama, I witnessed first-hand many of the challenges faced by families living in rural communities across the state. × This page requires JavaScript. Javascript is required for you to play premium content. Please enable it in your browser settings. kAm(6 5:5?’E …

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Will secure facilities and jobs to boost rural development: Uttar Pradesh MP CM Keshav Prasad Maurya | Lucknow News

Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya, who also holds the rural development portfolio, is busy and eager to take part in the second round of the Yogi Adityanath government. In an interview with Rajeev Srivastava, he discussed plans for poverty eradication, job creation and …

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China to take new measures for spring agriculture, secure and increase energy supply

China will adopt measures for healthy agricultural production in spring to ensure a bumper harvest and stable supply of major agricultural products, according to a decision taken at the executive meeting of the State Council chaired by the prime minister on Wednesday. Li Keqiang. The meeting stressed that job security …

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Stone participation sought for rural development plan > A Little Bit of Stone

Individuals, businesses, groups and stone organizations are all invited to help finalize how to get the most out of Staffordshire’s rural economy over the next decade. After preliminary work with a wide range of bodies, Staffordshire County Council is releasing the draft Rural Economic Strategy for final comment. The focus …

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Unclear Federal Law Allows Logging, Agriculture, and Mining to Threaten U.S. Biodiverse Ecosystems

No version of “waters of the United States” (WOTUS), which is part of the Clean Water Act, adequately protects the country’s natural areas. By Sam Davis The recent decision by the Supreme Court to examine the “scope limitation” of “waters of the United States” (WOTUS), which is a important part …

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Governor Ricketts signs legislation to encourage rural development and promote ethanol sales

Media contacts: Alex Reuss, 402-471-1970 Justin Pinkerman, 402-471-1967 Press release : Governor Ricketts signs legislation to encourage rural development and promote ethanol sales Governor Ricketts (who owns the bill), state senators, agricultural leaders, and renewable fuels advocates celebrate the signing of LB 1261st. Video of today’s invoice signing is available …

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Ministry of Rural Development launches clean-up campaign this weekend

News Paula Lindo Yesterday Faris Al-Rawi, Minister of Rural Development and Local Authorities. – The Ministry of Rural Development and Local Government has launched #WeCleanTT, a national campaign to clean up and prepare for the rainy season which will span TT. In a statement, the Minister, Faris Al-Rawi, said the …

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USDA Rural Development staff will assist borrowers from RH 502 and 504 Direct Lending Programs at NMHC | News

(U.S. Department of Agriculture) – USDA Rural Development staff will be in Saipan April 25-27 to meet with RH 502 borrowers who need assistance with their loan accounts with the agency to include challenges related to the adverse effects of the pandemic of Covid. In addition to the routine service …

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Over £30,000 of farm equipment stolen in East Yorkshire

SEVERAL farmers have reported thefts of over £30,000 worth of equipment. Humberside Police have received reports of thefts of GPS systems from agricultural tractors, including at Goodmanham, near Market Weighton (25 March) and Wressle, near Howden (1 April). More than £35,000 worth of GPS receivers and displays were stolen from …

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The cooperative dairy model sets an example of the decentralized rural economy: PM at Banas Dairy

Prime Minister says animal husbandry benefits small-scale farmers the most amid climatic adversities The cooperative dairy model has shown an example of successful decentralized rural economy and created wealth for the community, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday while launching several projects by Banas Dairy at Banaskantha in Gujarat. …

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Banas Dairy initiatives will empower farmers and boost rural economy: PM Modi | India News

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday, April 19, 2022 inaugurated the state-of-the-art Banas Dairy Sankul Dairy Complex in Banaskantha, Gujarat. Prime Minister Modi expressed his pride in the dairy saying it is a hub for empowering local communities. “Banas Dairy’s development initiatives will empower farmers and boost the …

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Australian agricultural standards investigated ahead of trade deal | farm online

A panel of UK trade experts consulted animal rights campaigners in Australia ahead of the recent signing of a free trade deal. The group of scientists was brought together by the government after UK farmers raised concerns about a flood of imports from Australia ‘stealing’ local markets. The UK has …

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Media Today Group and Krishi Jagran sign MoU to help farming community through mutual collaboration

This MOU covers the coordination of delegations, international promotion and marketing of exhibitions, and many more for the benefit of agricultural communities, agricultural startups and other related stakeholders in the same field. MB Naqvi, Managing …

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Mayo Sheep Farmer Joins Farming for Nature Network

A County Mayo sheep farmer who considers himself a steward of the land has joined the Farming for Nature (FFN) Ambassador Network. Now in its fourth year, FFN has been created to highlight the stories of farmers across Ireland who are managing their land sustainably, while providing an income for …

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Saving water, lake by lake – The New Indian Express

Express press service DAVANAGERE/CHITRADURGA: There are many ways to save water and they all start with you, said Rajendra Singh, a prominent water advocate from Alwar in Rajasthan. Keeping this motto in mind and involving local communities in efforts to conserve water and rejuvenate lakes, the Shri Kshetra Dharmasthala Rural …

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New Farming Connect Workshop | tenby-today.co.uk

Farming Connect has added an additional module to its fully funded Animal Health and Welfare (AH&W) training workshop. “Improving the performance of lambs after weaning” will be deployed from the beginning of April, bringing the total number of subjects currently available to 16. With all AH&W Farming Connect course content …

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Lac La Biche Rural Development Network and FCSS Hold Housing Sessions

Lac La Biche County will host a series of three sessions to start a community conversation about housing insecurity and the spectrum of homelessness. Residents can join the Rural Development Network (RDN) and FCSS of Lac La Biche County to learn more about housing insecurity and the specter of homelessness, …

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Free-roaming dogs cause £1.5m loss to farming industry

‘Carnage in the countryside’ is what the Easter holidays could bring to local farmers according to recent figures released by NFU Mutual. The latest statistics confirm that in 2021 farmers lost livestock worth an estimated £1.52million, after the animals were injured or killed by runaway dogs. And those most at …

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Williamstown planning council splits over rural development proposal / iBerkshires.com

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — A deeply divided planning council on Tuesday recommended that next month’s annual city meeting pass the most controversial zoning bylaw amendment the council has produced this cycle. In a 3-2 vote that followed the same breakdown as previous votes on the subject, the board …

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Michigan food, agriculture and forestry exports jump 19% in 2021

Exports from Michigan’s food, agriculture and forestry industries jumped 19% in 2021. // – Stock Image Michigan’s food, agriculture and forestry exports saw 19% year-over-year growth in 2021, as business owners and farmers across the country continued to adapt to global challenges. According to the US Census Bureau, Michigan’s food …

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Letter: Governor’s watered-down peach opening does a disservice to rural economy – InForum

As one of four legislative members of the Minnesota Tourism Board, I find it extremely disappointing that Governor Tim Walz has abandoned this year’s Governor’s Fishery Open as we have known it for decades. This event began in 1948 as a way to improve Minnesota’s economy by promoting Minnesota’s recreational …

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Monsoon balm: normal rainfall could bring relief to rural economy

India’s meteorological department and private weather forecaster Skymet predict a normal monsoon this year should offer some relief to the rural economy, which has seen wage growth stagnate even as price pressures have increased. The increase in wages, in nominal terms, of non-agricultural workers stood at 5.9% in February 2022 …

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Guest Opinion: Governor’s watered-down peach opening does a disservice to the rural economy – Brainerd Dispatch

As one of four legislative members of the Minnesota Tourism Board, I find it extremely disappointing that Governor Tim Walz has abandoned this year’s Governor’s Fishery Open as we have known it for decades. This event began in 1948 as a way to improve Minnesota’s economy by promoting Minnesota’s recreational …

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Scottish farmers invited to bid for £5m fund for sustainable farming equipment

Image: Shutterstock/Nancy Anderson Farmers, smallholder farmers and contract farmers in Scotland are invited to bid up to £5million for equipment that supports sustainable farming. The Sustainable Agriculture Capital Grants (SACGS) program will provide funding for equipment “with a recognized evidence base” to protect the aquatic environment and reduce agricultural impact …

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Government commends the People’s Republic of China for its continued support for rural development

The government, through the Ministry of Rural Development (MRD), recognizes the government of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and its taxpayers for their continued and unwavering support of the government’s rural development programs (GIS) after the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries in 2019. The MRD management …

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Government commends PRC for continued support for rural development – ​​Solomon Star News

The government, through the Ministry of Rural Development (MRD), recognized the government of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and its taxpayers for their continued and unwavering support of the government’s rural development (GIS) programs after the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries in 2019. Acting Permanent Secretary …

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Investing in Rural Prosperity: Key Trends in Rural Communities

Join us for an exciting webinar on rural development. Authors of chapters in the new Federal Reserve Book, external linkInvesting in rural prosperity, will provide deeper insight into innovative ways rural communities can approach development. In this first of four webinars, the authors will discuss important rural trends that will …

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Ministry of Agriculture awards 33 rural development program contracts

ZAGREB, April 13, 2022 – The Ministry of Agriculture on Wednesday awarded 33 contracts worth more than HRK 65 million under the rural development program. Minister Marija Vučković said the aid was focused on those transforming agriculture by increasing productivity and capacity as well as using new technologies. We also …

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Laois-based farm organization says turf ban ‘bureaucratic nonsense’

A farming organization headquartered in Laois has blasted the turf sale ban. Irish Cattle & Sheep Farmers’ Association rural development chairman Tim Farrell said there was simply no justification for making ordinary people criminals by banning the sale or distribution of turf. “While those with cutting rights will be allowed …

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Be aware of applicable inheritance tax laws

If you’ve thought about estate tax for as long as I have, you’ll remember the estate tax exemption of $600,000 per person. Twenty-five years ago, many more people than today had to consider “death tax.” Many families had separate mom and dad trusts in an effort to double the rather …

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Governor’s watered-down peach opening does rural economy a disservice – Park Rapids Enterprise

As one of four legislative members of the Minnesota Tourism Board, I find it extremely disappointing that Governor Tim Walz has abandoned this year’s Governor’s Fishery Open as we have known it for decades. This event began in 1948 as a way to improve Minnesota’s economy by promoting the state’s …

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Rural economy reaps rich gains from war

The Russian invasion of Ukraine presented an opportunity for the country’s rural economy. There could be a silver lining for India with an upsurge in rural sentiments as the harvest of rabi crops is in full swing and prices are at an all-time high above the minimum support price (MSP) …

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Retired nurse tackles waste and wins rural community champion award

A retired nurse who has traveled 3,000 miles over the past three years to pick up litter has received a prestigious award for her work in the community. Mandy McElreavey of the Cloughmills Community Action Team has won the Housing Executive’s 2021 Rural Community Champion Award, North Region. She also …

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TAMS benchmark costs rose as inflation bit

Agriculture Minister Charlie McConalogue announced TAM benchmark cost increases with increases ranging from 5-15% on investment items listed under TAMS, The move comes as construction costs continue to soar and comes on top of the 5-20% cost increases already introduced in July 2021. These come after a full review by …

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Lima Rural Development Foundation Carer & Supporter Opportunities 2022 for young South Africans

Lima Rural Development Foundation Carer & Supporter Opportunities 2022 for young South Africans JOB OVERVIEW Homework club teacher aides and aides support preschool and elementary school teachers during the school day with school and learning activities, supervising playtime, administration, and other meaningful school work , help students do their homework …

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Brown announces $33,000 for rural development in Summit Township

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Community Facilities Direct Loan Program has provided a loan $33,000 to Summit Township in Monroe County. This funding will be used to purchase a new skid steer loader to help …

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Thomson Reuters/UN IFAD East Africa Food Security and Rural Development Report 2022

Deadline: April 27, 2022 Applications are open for the Thomson Reuters/UN IFAD Report on Food Security and Rural Development in East Africa 2022. Food security is a growing global concern. Food prices are at historic highs. But what are policy makers doing to address these issues and who is ensuring …

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My “3T2030 Plan for Greater Nigeria” will unlock prosperity, a strong rural economy and abundance for all

Good people, never doubt the ability of Nigerians to solve the current paralysis of the nation. This nation was working. A lot of things seem like fiction these days, but just a few decades ago we were on our way to the top of the mountain. Remember, decades ago, Nigerian …

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UN IFAD/Thomson Reuters Foundation East Africa Food Security and Rural Development Report

Application deadline: April 27, 2022 Reporting on Food Security and Rural Development in East Africa – May 16-19 Online Workshop Food security is a growing global concern. Food prices are at historic highs. But what are policy makers doing to address these issues and who is ensuring that the rural …

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Agriculture: Can England help us reverse the illegal dumping trend? -Brian Henderson

I have no idea how many responses they received, but I wouldn’t be surprised if it was quite a sizable number, judging not only by the amount of trash you see dumped in this beautiful country, but also by the number of press releases on the issues that have crossed …

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Russian-Ukrainian war could be ‘disaster’ for India’s rural economy

The ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine is about to be “aapda mein avsar(disaster opportunity) for the country’s rural economy. There could be a silver lining for India with an upsurge in rural sentiments as the Rabi crop harvest is in full swing and prices are at an all-time high …

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Rural Development Minister urges community leaders to help poor people get help from government agencies | Malaysia

Rural Development Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid speaks during a press conference at Midtown Perda Kubang Menerong in Tasek Gelugor on April 8, 2022. – Bernama pic KUALA NERANG, April 10 – Local community leaders should convey information about the lives of poor and destitute individuals or families in their …

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Jagadguru Varsity launches organic farming project

Jagadguru Kripalu University (JKU), which is currently in the construction phase, launched a pilot project, “The Organic Odisha”, on Saturday. This initiative would facilitate the scaling up of organic and natural farming in the state. The effort would promote natural and organic farming by small and marginal farmers in Odisha …

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Without agricultural experience, this couple buys an apple orchard. Their bet pays off

Chris and Emily Shipway’s move to a nine-hectare apple orchard in the Adelaide Hills has shocked many people. “Everyone literally thinks we’re crazy about what we bought because it was important. We bought an area of ​​12,000 apple trees and we had no equipment,” says Chris. Adelaide’s intensive care nurses …

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Human Settlements Minister says rural development is crucial

CAPE TOWN – Rural development is key to solving the housing crisis in urban areas, according to Human Settlements Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi. The Western Cape alone has an order book of 568,000 homes. WATCH: Indaba Affordable Housing And with Cape Town’s population set to rise by 1.4 million by 2030, …

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Minister visits Clare rural development projects

Minister Heather Humphreys – Photo: Fine Gael Press During a visit to County Clare on Thursday, Rural and Community Development Minister Heather Humphreys TD toured three projects that support the ongoing development and revitalization of rural towns and villages in Clare, including a DigiClare hub extended and two community and …

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Artist combining his agricultural passion

It’s farming Editor-in-Chief, Catherina Cunnane, in conversation with artist and farmer Kathryn Taylor, in this week’s Women in Ag segment. We discuss how she combines her love for art and agriculture. “I come from Mold-North Wales and have lived here since I was born. I am not directly from an …

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GEA solar farm project reaches Bartica – Guyana newsroom

The Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) is set to complete the installation of a 1.5 MWp solar photovoltaic park at Dagg Point, Bartica as early as May 2022. The system will be connected to the Guyana Power and Light grid Inc (GPL). With a spike in fossil fuel prices, residents of …

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USDA Announces Plans to Create Rural Community Economic Development Subcommittee of its Equity Commission

WASHINGTON, April 7, 2022 — The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced that it will create a Rural Community Economic Development (RCED) subcommittee as part of the recently launched Equity Commission. Nominations and applications to join the RCED Sub-Committee are due May 6th. The Federal Register notice is …

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Show interest in planting for export, rural development program – Youth of Obuasi are urged

Ksi Political Assembly Farmers Mr. Elijah Adansi-Bonah, Chief Executive Officer of Obuasi Municipality, called on the youth of the region to show keen interest in and venture into the Planting for Export and Rural Development (PERD) scheme . He said the PERD program was one of the government’s strategic initiatives …

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CDF boosts rural economy as Ngella voters witness benefits

The Ngella Constituency Office (NCO) remains committed to boosting rural economic activities in its constituency, supporting constituents to engage in small businesses and income-generating activities aimed at reducing poverty and improving their livelihoods. subsistence. Regan Nofo from Haleta Community in Ward 2 – Central West Ngella showing his CDF funded …

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Irish MEPs urged to champion sustainable grass-fed farming

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association (ICSA) has ‘out of hand’ rejected European Commission proposals to introduce emissions permits for livestock farming, says the chairman of the cattle committee , Edmund Graham. New proposals would introduce emissions permits for farms with more than 150 cattle units, however, said Graham, …

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Wales to provide £227m to support rural economy towards a greener future

The Welsh Government is providing £227 million over the next three years to support the rural economy towards a greener and more sustainable future. Funding will be available to farmers, foresters, land managers and associated rural sectors under six themes: farm-scale land management, on-farm environmental improvements, on-farm efficiency and diversification, …

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£3m pot to help Norfolk’s rural economy grow

Norfolk County Council has already invested over £500,000 in rural small and medium-sized businesses and there is more money to be made. The £3million DRIVE scheme is designed to help the rural economy grow and support businesses, such as the West Norfolk-based Wrought Iron and Brass Bed Company, which urges …

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McConalogue: “I want to bring young people into agriculture”

Agriculture, Food and Marine Minister Charlie McConalogue said his main goal is to ensure that agriculture remains strong and sustainable in the future. In yesterday’s Seanad (Tuesday March 5), Senator Victor Boyhan asked Minister McConalogue to clarify whether he was considering setting up a pension plan for dairy farmers. The …

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Miss Abilities Pageant returns this Saturday to the Rural Development Center | News

It’s a spectacular comeback for one of the region’s top beauty pageants – one in which everyone who enters is a real winner. The Pulaski County Miss Abilities pageant will be held this Saturday at the Rural Development Center. It is an opportunity for women with intellectual disabilities to compete …

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Farmers will be exposed to modern agriculture during PM’s visit: Jitendra | Kiran of Udaipur | Latest news from Udaipur

Jammu, April 5: Farmers will be exposed to modern farming techniques as well as the use of drones in the agricultural sector during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the Palli Panchayat in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir on April 24 to mark Panchayati Raj Day. Along …

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Miss Abilities Pageant returns this Saturday to the Rural Development Center

April 5—It’s a spectacular comeback for one of the region’s biggest beauty pageants, one in which everyone who enters is a real winner. The Pulaski County Miss Abilities pageant will be held this Saturday at the Rural Development Center. It is an opportunity for women with intellectual disabilities to compete …

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A new voice for broadband — rural community groups

April 5—The county may soon have another key ally when it comes to advocating for better broadband connectivity. During Monday’s meeting of commissioners, Mike McLean updated the board on renewed interest from six community clubs in the county to have a wider voice on issues affecting rural areas. As the …

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Merritt Receives Rural Development Grants

Merritt and Princeton were hit hard by an atmospheric river in November 2021, resulting in extreme flooding that devastated both communities as the Coldwater and Tulameen rivers, respectively, spilled their banks and damaged hundreds of homes. Today, the provincial government is providing recovery funds through rural development grants. “We need …

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USDA Rural Development Coordinator to Discuss Housing Programs on Hi-Line Reservations – Hi-Line Today

BOZEMAN, Mont. (NMB) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Native American Coordinator for Montana Rural Development will visit the four reservations along the Hi-Line over the next two weeks to discuss their single-family housing and development programs. other initiatives that help rural communities prosper and stimulate economic growth. On …

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New program promotes green agriculture and rural development in southwest China

Although knowledge itself is good, it is even better when applied to help solve the great challenges facing our societies. Many elements must come together for research to have a lasting impact on society. Science is full of questions, but also of answers. For example, decades of meticulous research have …

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Rural community response to help those fleeing Ukraine

Housing, Local Government and Heritage Minister Darragh O’Brien and Rural and Community Development Minister Heather Humphreys today (Monday 4 April) welcomed the creation of Community Response Forums in each local authority area to coordinate local responses to the Ukrainian crisis. Local community and volunteer groups across the country have mobilized …

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Rural development loans available for low income people – Bemidji Pioneer

BEMIDJI – USDA Rural Development is accepting applications from very low-income and low-income individuals and families seeking to purchase or repair a home in a rural area. The Direct Home Lending Program provides financing to qualified very low- and low-income applicants who cannot qualify for traditional financing, according to a …

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Welsh farming couple talk about their mental health issue

A Welsh farming couple have urged those with mental health issues to ‘go talk to someone’ after speaking out about their own struggles. Glamorgan cattle and sheep farmers Richard Walker and Rachel Edwards-Walker run Flaxland Farm – a 120-acre cattle and sheep farm just outside Barry. Richard was diagnosed with …

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Rural development: J&K on the way to becoming a model of socio-economic growth

JAMMU, APRIL 03: Jammu and Kashmir is set to become a model of socio-economic development in the country. To achieve this objective, the government has granted a significant budget allocation to the rural development sector. Of the total population of Jammu and Kashmir, more than 70% live in rural areas. …

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USDA Rural Development Welcomes Ryan Thorn as West Virginia State Director | State Newspaper News

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J&K’s rural economy is going to get a massive boost

Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir is set to become the latest success story among other states/union territories and a model of socio-economic development for the country.To achieve this objective, the government has granted a significant allocation in the 2022-23 budget to the rural sector for the development of these …

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Could vertical farming solve the problems in Canada’s food supply chain?

It’s a rainy afternoon in North York, the kind of weather farmers traditionally thrive on. But tradition trumps technology in the field of Jonah Krochmalnek. Basil, cilantro and arugula grow from floor to ceiling in his 5,000 square foot warehouse. Every germ is meticulously managed; two million seeds planted each …

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