Rural development

Director of Rural Development Celebrates Success at WHC | Waverly Logs

USDA State Director of Rural Development Theresa Greenfield visited Waverly Health Center on Wednesday to celebrate a $27 million loan from her agency’s Community Facilities Program on which the hospital is set to close end of September, with what is hoped to be a low interest rate. “I love spending …

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Four Laurel students selected for Rural Development Center youth programs | Local News

The Center for Rural Development selected four students from Laurel County to participate in its summer leadership programs. Rogers Scholars Trey Jackson, a sophomore at South Laurel High School, will join high school students from across southern and eastern Kentucky this summer for the 25th annual Rogers Scholars Youth Leadership …

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Rural development roundup discusses improvements to local communities

OSBURN — Prominent members of the community gathered Tuesday afternoon at Shoshone County Fire District No. 1 to participate in a “Rural Development Rally.” The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Idaho recently launched the roundup to engage with rural areas to learn and understand community issues, concerns, …

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USDA State Director of Rural Development visits Wallace | Local

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EU to fund Albanian agriculture, organic farming and rural development – ​​EURACTIV.com

The EU is set to inject some €112 million into Albanian agricultural and rural development, including sustainability, agro-tourism and organic farming, under the IPARD III program announced on Wednesday. The program covers the period 2021 to 2027 and aims to support sustainable food systems by strengthening the competitiveness of the …

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South Africa: North West Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development launches Muni-MEC forum

“One District, One Plan and One Budget” in Action as Department of Agriculture Launches MUNI-MEC Forum The North West Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (NWDARD) is in favor of a whole-of-government approach as it spearheaded the launch of the Muni-MEC forum, a structure aimed at involving the three spheres …

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Free Fed book aims to highlight effective rural development

UPDATE: The Book Investing in rural prosperity will serve as the setting for a rural investment public event sponsored by the New York Federal Reserve Bank on Tuesday, May 24, from 1 to 5:30 p.m. EST. The live event is taking place in New York, but if you prefer to …

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Lucas Ingvoldstad Named USDA Nevada Rural Development Director

Alumnus Lucas Ingvoldstad (’05, ’11) has been named Nevada State Director for the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Agency by President Joe Biden. Ingvoldstad brings deep expertise in Nevada’s problem areas as well as critical relationships with federal, state, tribal and local leaders. “Rural America is critically important …

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USDA Rural Development Undersecretary Xochitl Torres makes short visits to Traverse City and talks infrastructure

Six months ago, the Biden administration signed into law a $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill. On Tuesday, Xochitl Torres Small, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s undersecretary for rural development, and Brandon Fewins, Michigan state executive, traveled to Traverse City to review new projects underway. “I really appreciate the opportunity to learn …

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A Cree community leader for rural development and assures residents of inclusive leadership

Mr. Christian Ughanze, the newly elected General Chairman (PG) of Amansea Development Union, Awka North Local Government Area in Anambra, assured the people of inclusive leadership and rural development. Ughanze said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday that his regime would implement an open door …

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Galway Rural Development praised for Oireachtas joint committee submission

Galway Rural Development was praised for presenting to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Social Care, Communities and Rural Development and the Islands last week. The Committee spent much of Wednesday and Thursday examining the challenges that Tús and the Rural Social Regime currently face and the call for collective discussions …

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USDA Native American Rural Development Coordinator to Visit Hi-Line Reservations – Hi-Line Today

BOZEMAN, Mont. (NMB) – The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Native American Coordinator for Rural Development (RD) Montana will be on site in several tribal areas over the next few weeks to meet with tribal residents and discuss programs USDA Rural Development single-family housing, and other USDA R&D initiatives …

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Rural Development Grants to Boost Nicola Valley – Okanagan Economy

The province on Friday announced a series of rural development grants in the Nicola Valley to support economic development and diversification. This is the next step in the StrongerBC economic plan and ongoing recovery efforts in Merritt following the November floods of last year. “The people of Merritt have been …

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Dr. Farrell: Women are “untapped potential in rural development”

Women in rural economies, in agriculture or in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are probably one of the most untapped potentials of rural development, according to Dr Maura Farrell Dr Farrell, who is a senior lecturer in the School of Geography and Archeology at the National University of Ireland (NUI) …

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Brown Announces $600,000 for Rural Development in Southeast Ohio

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Rural Development Program has awarded a total of $600,000 to two southeastern communities. east of Ohio. “This federal funding makes critical investments in improving our state’s infrastructure and strengthening economic growth,” Brown said. …

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Sarah Waring: Investing in the Earth is investing in rural development

This commentary is from Sarah Waring, State Director of the US Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. Earth Day and Green Up Day are perfect opportunities to reflect on Vermont’s environmental history and future. The Clean Water Act (Law 64), the Universal Composting Act (Law 48) and the recent Environmental …

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Merritt residents to benefit from rural development supports

The province offers a series of rural development grants in the Nicola Valley to support economic development and diversification. This is the next phase of the StrongerBC economic plan and continued recovery efforts in Merritt following the November 2021 floods. “The people of Merritt have been through a lot over …

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PHOTO RELEASE: Gary McDowell, Director of MDARD, and Sarah Lucas, Deputy Director of the Office of Rural Development, tour Right Brain Brewery, Leelanau Cheese Co. and 9 Rows of Beans in Traverse City

TRAVERSE CITY, MI – Today Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) Director Gary McDowell and Office of Rural Development (ORD) Deputy Director Sarah Lucas visited several local food and agricultural businesses in Traverse City, including Right Brain Brewery, Leelanau Cheese Co., and 9 Rows of Beans. McDowell continues …

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Eight Pike County Students Selected for Center for Rural Development Youth Programs | News

The Center for Rural Development has selected eight students from Pike County to participate in its summer leadership programs. Rogers Scholars This summer, two high school sophomores from Pike County will join students from southern and eastern Kentucky for the 25th annual Rogers Scholars Youth Leadership Program. Aneesh Sharma of …

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SMEs, sustainable rural development and local authorities

Mohammad Tarikul Islam | Published: 09 May 2022 21:39:33 Traditionally, rural development in Bangladesh has been broadly defined as agricultural dependency, and the agricultural sector has remained an important part of rural development in Bangladesh to this day. Moreover, rural development is essentially complementary to the fight against poverty. The …

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SMEs, sustainable rural development and local communities

Mohammad Tarikul Islam | Published: 09 May 2022 21:39:33 | Updated: May 17, 2022 8:57:24 PM Traditionally, rural development in Bangladesh has been broadly defined as agricultural dependency, and the agricultural sector has remained an important part of rural development in Bangladesh to this day. Moreover, rural development is essentially …

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U.S. Department of Agriculture and Rural Development accepts grant application – Times News Online

Published on May 06, 2022 at 1:54 p.m. US Department of Agriculture Undersecretary for Rural Development Xochitl Torres Small recently announced that the department is accepting applications for grants to help start, expand, or improve rural cooperatives and other commonly owned businesses. The USDA is offering Priority Points to projects …

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Eight Magoffin students selected for Rural Development Center youth programs – Salyersville Independent

The Rural Development Center has selected eight students from Magoffin County to participate in its summer leadership programs. Rogers Scholars This summer, two sophomores from Magoffin County will join high school students from across southern and eastern Kentucky for the 25th annual Rogers Scholars Youth Leadership Program. Bella Dunn is …

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Public input sought for Staffordshire rural development plan

Submitted by Staffordshire County Council Staffordshire County Council is urging businesses, individuals, groups and organizations to finalize how to get the most out of the region’s rural economy over the next decade. After preliminary work with a wide range of bodies, the county council has released its draft rural economic …

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South Africa: Agriculture, land reform and rural development welcome proclamation of May 12 as annual International Plant Health Day

Download logo The Department of Agriculture, Agrarian Reform and Rural Development (DALRRD) welcomes the announcement by the United Nations (UN) General Assembly of the adoption (29 March 2022) of the resolution proclaiming the May 12 International Plant Health Day (IDPH). The Department sees this as a positive step towards solving …

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Fine Gael organizes a conference on agriculture and rural development

Fine Gael is hosting a one-day conference this weekend on issues related to agriculture and rural development, with the aim of supporting stronger and safer communities in rural Ireland. The conference will take place on Saturday 7 May at the Tullamore Court Hotel in County Offaly and will bring together …

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Moody County Company | The City of Flandreau awaits a word on rural development

Plans continue to move forward on the new Flandreau fire station. “Everything was submitted to RDA, and we’re currently working with two banks for some funding as well,” City Administrator Jeff Pederson said of the rural development loan application. “We expect approvals to come from both very soon.”If all goes …

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Focus on agriculture and rural development at the Fine Gael congress in Offaly

Fine Gael is hosting a day-long conference on agriculture and rural development issues, entitled Stronger Communities in Rural Ireland, on Saturday 7 May at the Tullamore Court Hotel. The conference will feature prominent politicians and speakers in the field of agriculture and rural development including An Tánaiste Leo Varadkar, Minister …

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

Mahdzir said village chiefs, penghulus or mosque committee members could help by relaying information about them to affected neighborhoods as they did not know how to get help. – Photo by Bernama KUALA NERANG (April 10): Local community leaders should convey information about the lives of poor and destitute individuals …

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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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Nakusp Ski Club to Receive Nearly $700,000 in Rural Development Grants – Arrow Lakes News

Damon Devlin blazes new trails on a ski slope near Naksup. The Nakusp Ski Club will receive a $699,150 grant to upgrade infrastructure at Summit Lake Ski Resort to improve existing use and develop summer recreational activities for cycling. (Photo provided by Alex Marshall) Nakusp …

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Registration opens for the Rural Development Summit | Advertisement

LITTLE ROCK — Registration is now open for the 2022 Arkansas Rural Development Summit, the state’s annual event for anyone interested in improving the quality of life in rural Arkansas communities. This year’s summit will take place May 12 at the Statehouse Convention Center, 101 E. Markham St. The Rural …

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New WV Director of USDA Rural Development Appointed

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development has appointed a new director for West Virginia. Previously director of economic development in the office of US Senator Joe Manchin, Ryan Thorn took up his new post on March 28. Ryan Thorn speaks to citizens of rural …

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‘Our kids are walking there’: Vermont Council on Rural Development gathers feedback from Highgate community | News

HIGHGATE – Members of the community gathered on Tuesday evening to discuss with experts what they want to see in the future of Highgate. The forum was a collaboration between the Vermont Council on Rural Development (VCRD), the City of Highgate, and other Vermont organizations, and aimed to gather input …

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‘Our kids are walking there’: Vermont Council on Rural Development gathers feedback from the Highgate community | News

HIGHGATE – Members of the community gathered on Tuesday evening to discuss with experts what they want to see in the future of Highgate. The forum was a collaboration between the Vermont Council on Rural Development (VCRD), the City of Highgate, and other Vermont organizations, and aimed to gather input …

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Governor sees need for greater focus on agricultural and rural development

It emphasizes the role of agriculture in strengthening the economy of the country and also the progress It emphasizes the role of agriculture in strengthening the economy of the country and also the progress Emphasizing the role of the agrarian economy in strengthening the country’s economy and also in its …

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Registration Open for Arkansas Rural Development Summit 2022 | News

Registration is now open for the 2022 Arkansas Rural Development Summit, the state’s annual event for anyone interested in improving the quality of life in rural Arkansas communities. This year’s summit will take place on May 12 at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock. The Rural Development Summit is …

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Pass legislation to control misuse of Rural Development Fund, says Center in Punjab : The Tribune India

Tribune press service Ruchika M KhannaChandigarh, March 28 In a significant development, the Punjab government was reportedly advised by the Center to pass a law ensuring that the Rural Development Fund (RDF) would only be used to develop rural infrastructure if the state wanted the stopped central grant …

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Registration Open for Arkansas Rural Development Summit 2022

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (March 28, 2022) – Registration is now open for the 2022 Arkansas Rural Development Summit, the state’s annual event for anyone interested in improving the quality of life in rural Arkansas communities . This year’s summit will take place on May 12 at the Statehouse Convention Center …

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President Biden Names New Virginia State Director of Rural Development

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) – President Biden has appointed Perry Hickman to serve as Virginia’s state director of rural development with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). The role of the state director is to serve as the chief executive of rural development, helping to improve the economy and quality …

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Registration opens for Arkansas Rural Development Summit 2022 – SWARK Today

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (March 28, 2022) – Registration is now open for the 2022 Arkansas Rural Development Summit, the state’s annual event for anyone interested in improving the quality of life in rural Arkansas communities. This year’s summit will take place on May 12 at the Statehouse Convention Center in …

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Ministry of Rural Development, IIE partner for the village entrepreneurship program

The Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship under the Ministry of Skills Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), to promote entrepreneurship among rural youth in launching the “Startup Village Entrepreneurship Program” (SVEP). SVEP is a sub-component of Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – …

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Capito and Manchin Announce USDA Rural Development Loans and Grants

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (RW.Va.) and Joe Manchin (DW.Va.), both members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $749,250 in fiscal year 2022 for the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Awards Program. “It’s great to see West Virginia receiving funding through the USDA …

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New Secretary General at the Department of Rural Development

Rural and Community Development Minister Heather Humphreys has announced the appointment of Mary Hurley as the department’s new secretary general. Hurley was appointed to the position following an open competition held by the Public Appointments Service and the High Level Appointments Committee (TLAC). Welcoming Hurley to the post, Minister Humphreys …

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Thorn Selected to Lead USDA WV Rural Development Office

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) — Ryan Thorn has been named head of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s West Virginia Office of Rural Development. Thorn was born, raised and educated in Mountain State and currently serves as director of economic development for U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) where he has served for …

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AFRICA: drinking water at the heart of rural development

The United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6 calls for universal access to safe drinking water and sanitation by 2030. But in Africa, progress is still slow. In a 2019 report, the UN said access to clean water in sub-Saharan Africa is only 24% and basic sanitation services cover …

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minister celebrates success of Newry’s rural development program | Newry time

A total of 76 projects in the Newry, Morne and Down District Council area have received funding, with 14 community facilities developed or upgraded and over 33,000 people benefiting from support under the renovation of facilities measure. towns. Welcoming the success of the program during a speech at the event, …

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The Minister of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development spoke about fire support in Vernon on Friday – Vernon News

More fire support for the area Picture: Contributed MP Katrine Conroy Vernon residents’ support for wildfire crews on Kin Park property made a strong impression on the provincial Minister of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development . West Kootenay MP Katrine Conroy traveled to Vernon during the White …

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Iowa Rural Development Council Announces 2022 Iowa Rural Summit | News

Iowans interested in issues vital to rural communities are invited to attend the 2022 Iowa Rural Summit, hosted by the Iowa Rural Development Council. The event will take place April 12-13 at the Gateway Hotel and Convention Center in Ames, Iowa. Communities are encouraged to enter teams of three, although …

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Agricultural Services and Rural Development Agency State Heads Named for North Dakota and South Dakota – Agweek

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden announced plans Thursday, March 17, to appoint nine people to U.S. Department of Agriculture positions, including one in North Dakota and two in South Dakota. Biden has named Steve Dick as the state executive director of the Farm Service Agency for South Dakota. He named …

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Oban Named USDA State Director of Rural Development | The mighty 790 KFGO

Erin Hill Oban WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden today named several people to fill key regional leadership positions, including Erin Oban as USDA North Dakota’s State Director of Rural Development. A White House press release said the appointees will be essential to the president’s efforts to rebuild communities hardest hit …

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Democratic senator from North Dakota appointed to federal rural development post – InForum

BISMARCK — President Joe Biden’s administration has named Erin Oban, a Democratic state senator from Bismarck, to serve as the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s director of rural development for North Dakota. In his new role, Oban will oversee state operations for an agency that provides funds to rural and tribal …

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New Michigan Office of Rural Development announces chief

What is happening: Michigan’s Office of Rural Development was first announced earlier this year, the result of a Executive Directive that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer released Jan. 4, 2022. Now the fledgling office has its head: Sarah Lucas, Michigan’s first deputy for rural development. Lucas was announced as an assistant on …

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Lake Superior Community Partnership CEO Sarah Lucas Appointed Rural Development Assistant

MARQUETTE COUNTY, Michigan (WLUC) – Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP) CEO Sarah Lucas was recently appointed to the new Michigan State Office of Rural Development, effective April 18. “While we are disappointed to see her leave the LSCP, we are delighted that Sarah is joining the Office of Rural Development, …

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Accelecom and The Center for Rural Development creates partnership

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Accelecom and The Center for Rural Development (CRD) have teamed up to bring new fiber-optic infrastructure to the CRD’s 45 county region. As the exclusive partner with the KentuckyWired network, Accelecom has been busy investing and expanding fiber within the region for local business use and facilitating …

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Marquette woman chosen to lead Michigan’s Office of Rural Development

Gary McDowell, Director of the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD), is pleased to announce the selection of Sarah Lucas to lead the new Office of Rural Development, effective Monday, April 18. In January, Governor Gretchen Whitmer created the Office of Rural Development within MDARD through Executive …

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Northern Michigan woman named rural development bureau director

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has appointed Sarah Lucas as deputy director of the new Office of Rural Development. Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Director Gary McDowell said Lucas was “uniquely qualified” for the job. “She knows what needs to be done, she knows the …

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Ettrick Valley: final touches for £1.9m rural development

A £1.9M rural development is set to breathe new life into rural Ettrick Valley. Work began in Kirkhope, just outside Ettrickbridge, last spring to convert a Victorian corn mill, farmhouse and paddock into family homes and commercial workshops. And the final touches are being completed before the tenants move in …

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UNWTO strengthens its partnership with Saudi Arabia

Less than a year after the official opening of the Regional Office for the Middle East in Riyadh, plans for a series of projects to be executed from the hub have been further advanced, signaling the ever-closer cooperation between UNWTO and the kingdom. A series of projects are being designed …

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Ganduje government flags on N2.5b link roads in Garo, nearby communities *247ureports.com

Advertising In his efforts to facilitate and enhance the movement of citizens and agricultural products in towns and rural communities, within the framework of good service delivery, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State pointed out the road network of the town of Garo and neighboring communities of Kabo local …

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Sleeping Bear Apiaries will receive a grant from the Rural Development Fund

Compiled by Colin Merry, Personal editor March 13, 2022 LANSING — The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) has awarded 21 Rural Development Fund grants designed to promote the sustainability of land-based industries and support infrastructure that benefits rural communities. “I’m proud that so much of MDARD’s work …

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The Minister celebrates the success of his rural development program in Newry, Morne and Down

Rural Affairs Minister Edwin Poots MLA attended an event at Killeavy Castle in Newry to celebrate the success of the Morne, Gullion and Lecale Rural Development Partnership in delivering his country’s rural development ‘LEADER’ program ministry. Minister Poots is pictured with (left to right) Councilor Cathy Mason, Chair of Newry, …

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Build it, grow it, buy it in America

By Betsy Dirksen London | Illinois Rural Development Director As President Biden delivered the State of the Union address, millions of Americans in our country heard our own thoughts and dreams for our country echoing. Build it in America. Grow it in America. Buy it in America. Across Illinois, USDA …

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South Africa: North West Agriculture and Rural Development hosts one-day careers expo for agricultural secondary schools

Career exhibit evokes passion for agriculture among school students The Agricultural Sector Education Training Authority (AgriSETA), in partnership with the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, organized a one-day careers exhibition for agricultural secondary schools in the North- West to Taung Agricultural College. AgriSETA is an organization needed to develop …

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USDA Secretary Speaks to Students and Faculty on Rural Development

On March 4, Cornellians gathered at Stocking Hall to hear from U.S. Department of Agriculture Undersecretary for Rural Development Xochitl Torres Small, who discussed the initiatives she has spearheaded to foster the development of rural communities. Americans. A New Mexico native and granddaughter of Mexican immigrants employed as farmhands, Torres …

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Representative Axne votes to create American jobs, increase rural development and provide support for Ukraine

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) voted with a bipartisan majority of her colleagues to pass the omnibus appropriations package for fiscal year 2022, fully funding the government until September 30, 2022. Legislation passed by the House tonight includes nearly $1 billion for rural broadband expansion, $1.45 billion for rural water …

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Broadband focus of House ag rural development hearing

When the House Agriculture Commodities, Trade and Credit Subcommittee held a hearing on rural development today, members primarily questioned the Under Secretary of Agriculture for Development rural, Xochitl Torres Small, on broadband issues. In his opening statement, Torres Small said rural development programs — including delivering high-speed Internet service to …

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Betsy Dirksen Londrigan: Rural development is just beginning | Columnists

As President Biden delivered the State of the Union address, millions of Americans in our country heard our own thoughts and dreams for our country echoing. Build it in America. Grow it in America. Buy it in America. Across Illinois, USDA Rural Development puts your tax dollars back into the …

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