Rural economy

COA Honors Dozens for Advancements in Rural Economy

By Yang Yuan-ting and by Kayleigh Madjar / Journalist, with an editor Thirty people received the Council of Agriculture (COA) Rural Elite Awards yesterday for their contributions to the life, economy and ecology of rural areas. Only 30 people were selected from 253 nominees for the award, which is now …

Read More »

CoBank: Off-farm income is important for agriculture and the rural economy

(NDAgConnection.com) – The growing reliance of American farmers and ranchers on off-farm employment and income reveals the growing economic interconnectedness of rural communities and surrounding cities. According to a study by researchers at the University of Missouri, 82% of US farm household income now comes from non-farm sources. The study …

Read More »

£883m shortfall in rural economy

The Mid Devon Advertiser reports that farmers in the South West are being warned of an ‘economic shock’ as research from the Countryside and Community Research Institute (CCRI) has predicted the rural economy will lose up to £883m by 2027. This was attributed to financial gaps in the transition from …

Read More »

Off-farm income is increasingly important to the agricultural and rural economy

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your one week free trial here. DENVER, Sept. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The growing reliance of American farmers and ranchers on off-farm employment and income reveals the growing economic interconnectedness of rural communities and surrounding cities. According to a study by researchers …

Read More »

Govt. kick-starts the revival of the rural economy; food safety

The President officiates at the launch of multi-sectoral combined mechanism to empower rural economic revitalization centers to ensure food security and nutrition Says no citizen should starve for lack of food 7 food safety committees Prioritizing the eradication of malnutrition Fertilizers at reasonable prices …

Read More »

Boosting the rural economy with start-up village entrepreneurship

This new wave of educated rural youth is a challenge for policymakers to formulate policy that speaks to the broad masses of the rural population. Rural poverty and inequality are significant obstacles to building an egalitarian society. Even after 75 years of independence, it is a big challenge because a …

Read More »

Mainstreet Index tracks the ups and downs of the rural economy | Company

Ernie Goss has a finger on the pulse of the economy in the Midwest, but that doesn’t mean the Creighton University economist thinks he knows exactly what’s going to happen. “One of the defining characteristics of the agricultural economy is that it is volatile. It has its ups and downs,” …

Read More »

New PM Liz Truss needs to ‘really improve’ the rural economy

New Prime Minister Liz Truss must go further than any previous administration and “really improve” the rural economy. The new government should include the rural economy at the “heart of government policy in these trying times”, the Country Land and Business Association (CLA) said. There is an 18% productivity gap …

Read More »

Scotland’s rural economy ‘overlooked’ in new government agenda

The Scottish Government’s new agenda for government does not provide enough action to foster rural economic growth, Scottish Land & Estates (SLE) has warned. Prime Minister Nicola Sturgeon outlined her government’s future plans on Tuesday 6 September, with a particular focus on tackling the cost of living crisis. She announced …

Read More »

£110million earmarked for grants to boost England’s rural economy

A new £110million Rural England Prosperity Fund (REPF) has been announced by Defra, to support projects that will boost the rural economy and create jobs. Farms looking to diversify could benefit from the funding, with grants likely to be available to help convert farm buildings to other uses, including visitor …

Read More »

Rural economy | SACHI SHIKCHA

rural economy Introduction: From the beginning, India’s economy was rural in nature and accounted for more than half of the country’s population. There are three sectors in the economy namely primary, secondary and tertiary with secondary and tertiary contributing more to the growth and development of India’s GDP. The manufacturing …

Read More »

Tribute to Abhijit Sen, one of India’s foremost experts on the rural economy – The New Indian Express

Express press service NEW DELHI: The wireless microphone firmly held in his right hand, his left arm jerked at every emphatic point he made to a group of students and professors in one of the halls of Jawaharlal Nehru University. His long gray beard hid his smile whenever he provided …

Read More »

Abhijit Sen teaches rural economics policy making

By CNBCTV18.com August 30, 2022, 3:30 PM IST (Released) mini Sen was Chairman of the Commission on Agricultural Costs and Prices and a member of the Planning Commission between 2004 and 2014. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan for public service in 2010. Renowned agricultural economist Abhijit Sen died on …

Read More »

Modern rural infrastructure and improved connectivity will improve rural economy and quality of life: LG Sinha

Center approves PMGSY-III for 1276 KM costing Rs 1357 Cr for J&K Modern rural infrastructure and improved connectivity will improve rural economy and quality of life: LG Sinha • LG expresses gratitude to PM Modi, Union MoRD Min • Initiative will provide all-weather road connectivity to unconnected homes for sustainable …

Read More »

Assam CM holds meeting to boost rural economy

In a bid to boost Assam’s rural economy, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday held a meeting with Agriculture Department officials and Chief Minister Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana (CMSGUY) in Janata Bhawan . During the meeting, he also discussed several key initiatives aimed at meeting the needs of farmers …

Read More »

The Fiji Times » Need to modernize rural economy – Seruiratu

The development and resilience of rural and maritime areas is integral to the overall development and resilience of Fiji, said Minister for Rural Development and Development, Inia Seruiratu. He made the comment during the launch of the 2022-2023 Annual Costed Operational Plan (ACOP) launch workshop held at the Center for …

Read More »

The Link Between Rural Economy and Security – By: Nasir Yammama

IThe year is 1995. There are vast blue skies with bright sunshine in Yammama village, Katsina State, Nigeria. An equally vast field of cotton rolls across the ground, almost too dazzling for the eyes. A dozen brightly painted trucks are lined up, as workers gather to load them with sacks …

Read More »

The future of the rural economy will be discussed at a conference in north Northumberland

Rural businesses and community groups are invited to attend the Rural Catalyst Conference at Charlton Hall, near Alnwick, on Thursday October 6, in person or online. Organized by the Rural Design Center Innovation Project (RDCIP) and the National Innovation Center for Rural Enterprise (NICRE), the conference will showcase cutting-edge innovation …

Read More »

A diverse rural economy to explore at the conference

The rich diversity of the rural economy will be explored at a conference in Northumberland in October Rural businesses and community groups are invited to attend the Rural Catalyst Conference at Charlton Hall, near Alnwick, on Thursday 6 October 2022 in person or online – register here Organized by the …

Read More »

Is South Africa’s Rural Economy Failing?

Dilapidated country roads are a direct threat to South Africa’s agricultural and rural economies, but farmers and communities have largely come up against a wall of indifference from the government. In an attempt to make their voices heard, Agri SA and its subsidiaries conducted a nationwide survey of 311 primary …

Read More »

Scotland’s rural economy is back in business as grouse hunting season begins

Scotland’s rural economy is ‘back to business’ with the Glorious 12th marking the return of the annual grouse hunting season after two difficult years due to the pandemic. Game wardens at estates across Scotland said the significance of the glorious 12 should ‘not be underestimated’ this year as many lodges …

Read More »

Scotland’s rural economy is back in business as grouse hunting season begins

Scotland’s rural economy is ‘back to business’ with the Glorious 12th marking the return of the annual grouse hunting season after two difficult years due to the pandemic. Game wardens at estates across Scotland said the significance of the glorious 12 should ‘not be underestimated’ this year as many lodges …

Read More »

Rural economy hopes rest on start of grouse season

AFTER SEVERAL years crippled by low bird numbers and Covid restrictions, Scotland’s grouse moorlands – and the communities they help support – have their fingers crossed that this season will help boost income. Speaking ahead of the start of the season on Friday, Scottish Gamekeepers Association chairman Alex Hogg, MBE, …

Read More »

Peripheral hamlet lit by solar energy; Boosting the rural economy

After being in darkness for the past 80 years, an outlying tribal hamlet of Sarkhipara in Khowai district of Tripura has undergone a drastic transformation and is now lit by solar energy. Children now study under electric lights, while men make traditional handicrafts from bamboo and women weave tribal outfits …

Read More »

Funding to help build the resilience of the rural economy

Farmers and landowners across the region will be able to access help to adjust to changes in farm subsidies, thanks to a £2.6million support package. Following the success of previous phases of our Future Farming Resilience programme, we have received funding from Defra to expand the initiative. …

Read More »

New restriction in MGNREGA a “reverse of the rural economy”: from Kerala to the center

The left-leaning government of Kerala has urged the Center to revoke its decision to limit concurrent works under the MGNREGA scheme, saying it would create a huge setback in the rural economy trying to emerge from the crisis inflicted by the COVID- 19. Slamming the Center …

Read More »

19,000 km of roads being built in UP to boost the rural economy | Latest India News

Lucknow: The government of Uttar Pradesh has started construction of 19,000 km of roads under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) as part of its mission to upgrade infrastructure and revive the rural economy. A state government spokesperson said that to make Uttar Pradesh the leading economy in the country, …

Read More »

NABARD & NCDC play central role in rural economy: Amit Shah

Responding to a question at the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, Cooperation Minister Shri Amit Shah said in a writing that the cooperative sector plays a pivotal role in boosting the rural economy. Agricultural cooperative lender NCDC has disbursed financial assistance of more than Rs 34,000 crore in the financial year …

Read More »

Dairy sector a major contributor to rural economy growth: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that the dairy sector has been a major contributor to the growth of India’s rural economy and with the launch of technology-driven projects at Sabar Dairy, the government will be able to support farmers and milk producers and to help stimulate the rural …

Read More »

New tourism policy aims to revive Jharkhand’s rural economy

Introducing the revival of the tourism sector in the state, Chief Minister of Jharkhand, Hemant Soren launched the “Jharkhand Tourism Policy 2021”. Unveiling the policy, organized by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), jointly with the Government of Jharkhand, the Chief Minister said, “The pandemic has …

Read More »

A resilient and robust rural bank is needed to promote the rural economy—Ms. Owusu

A resilient and robust rural banking sector is the surest way to promote effective financial inclusion and dynamic local economic activities, necessary to open up rural communities. Ms. Comfort Owusu, Executive Director of the Association of Rural and Community Banks (ARCB), who said this, said rural and community banks have …

Read More »

Exporting Feni to Goa can change the state’s rural economy

Goa’s popular cashew-based alcoholic beverage, Feni, can change the state’s rural economy significantly, if the product is allowed to be exported. A plea has again been made by some Goa politicians to the central government to allow export of Feni, a popular alcoholic drink unique to Goa. Currently, Feni production …

Read More »

Cotswold School hosts Agriculture and Rural Economy Careers Day

Pupils from the Cotswold School in Bourton attended an agricultural career fair last month for the first time in five years. Agriculture and Rural Economy Career Day is a biennial appointment on the school calendar, but was canceled in 2019 due to bad weather and postponed to 2021 due to …

Read More »

Cooperative societies driving the rural economy: Yasha Mudgal – Jammu Kashmir Latest news | Tourism

* Distributes registration certificates among 28 new companies Excelsior Correspondent RAMBAN, July 16: Describing the cooperative movement as the engine of the rural economy, the secretary of cooperatives, Yasha Mudgal, on Saturday called on the district administration to engage more young people in the creation of viable cooperative societies in …

Read More »

Cooperative societies driving the rural economy: Yasha Mudgal

Describing the cooperative movement as a driver of the rural economy, the secretary of cooperatives, Yasha Mudgal on Saturday called on the district administration to engage more young people in building viable cooperative societies in UT Jammu- and Kashmir. The secretary made the remarks during a function – Sehkar Se …

Read More »

Farm bankers predict recession for rural economy

Farm bankers predict recession for rural economy With your southeast regional farm newspaper, I’m Haylie Shipp. It is the agricultural information network. There are a lot of metrics… numbers that we track year after year and honestly they go unnoticed because there are rarely huge changes. However, in our current …

Read More »

The drive to level Yorkshire’s rural economy must not be ‘lost’ in political uncertainty, landowners warn

A focus on affordable housing and heritage skills is essential to reversing a decades-long exodus, said Country Land and Business Association (CLA) President Mark Tufnell. Calling for planning reform as he warned the country’s system was “broken”, he spoke of the impact of the constraints on rural villages, which are …

Read More »

Agriculture, the backbone of the rural economy-Obidike

As Nigeria faces serious poverty challenges, Hon. Obidike Chukwuebuka, Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, said two out of three Nigerians live below the $1 a day income poverty line . He said poverty in Nigeria is concentrated in rural areas, which are home to over 70% of the …

Read More »

Rural workers face serious decent work deficits

GENEVA (ILO News) – About 80 per cent of the world’s poor live in rural areas, many of whom face serious decent work deficits, including insufficient job security, low wages, lack of stability and work safety and excessive working hours, with women and young workers hardest hit according to a …

Read More »

TVS Group Trust revitalizes rural economy with women’s self-help groups

The past few years have seen the formation of several new self-help groups (SHGs), mostly made up of women, in the small village of Padavedu, Tiruvannamalai district, Tamil Nadu. Srinivasan Services Trust (SST), the social service arm of TVS Motor Company Ltd and Sundaram Clayton Ltd, enables rural women to …

Read More »

UP Women entrepreneurs launch the rural economy after the pandemic

For representation purposes (Photo: Flickr/UN Women/Gaganjit Singh) By Jinit Parmar “My family had very little to survive after the first wave of the pandemic in March 2020. My husband lost his job in Delhi, but we did not lose hope. With the help of an NGO, our relatives and friends, …

Read More »

Modern Agricultural Strategies, Environmentally Friendly Technologies to Accelerate Rural Economy Transformation: LG

Saying that the adoption of modern agricultural strategies and environmentally friendly technologies will accelerate the transformation of the rural economy, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Tuesday said he was confident that the students will change the face of agriculture and horticulture. Sinha said the government has taken some steps …

Read More »

Tanzania: Horticulture transforms rural economy in Singida, Shinyanga

Rural women in SINGIDA and Shinyanga are slowly but surely moving from conventional subsistence farming to commercial and diversified horticultural production to fight poverty. Over the past two years, through the Tanzania Horticultural Association (TAHA) and a pilot project by UN Women, nearly 500 rural women and girls have organized …

Read More »

Modern Agriculture Implements Environmentally Friendly Technologies to Accelerate Transformation of Rural Economy LG

Jammu, Jun 28 (PTI) Stating that the adoption of modern agricultural strategies and environmentally friendly technologies will accelerate the transformation of the rural economy, Lt. Governor Manoj Sinha on Tuesday said he believed that students will change the face of agriculture and horticulture. Sinha said the government has taken some …

Read More »

Economist: Focus on family businesses to help rural economy

By WisPolitics.com A UW-Madison economist argues that the state should focus more on developing “local” businesses rather than recruiting companies to move to Wisconsin. “Going out and trying to recruit this company is not a good use of their time,” Professor Steven Deller said at a recent rural innovation event …

Read More »

Gov’s Cea expects rural economy to be a tailwind for economic growth

The world economy is in the grip of galloping inflation and at the same time fears of a slowdown in growth. In an interview with CNBC-TV18, V Anantha Nageswaran, the Chief Economic Advisor expressed concern about the contribution of the rural economy to growth and hoped things would pick up …

Read More »

GrowBiz CEO worries about ‘missed opportunities’ for Scotland’s rural economy

Jackie Brierton is CEO of rural business support organization GrowBiz By Karen Peattie A rural business support organization has warned that there are “very specific challenges for rural and island businesses which may not be fully recognised” despite efforts to support them, pointing to rising transport costs, problems digital connectivity …

Read More »

The CEO of Growbiz is concerned about “missed opportunities” for the Scottish rural economy

Jackie Brierton is CEO of the organization of support for rural companies Growbiz By Karen Peattie A rural business support organization has warned that there are “very specific challenges for rural and island businesses which may not be fully recognised” despite efforts to support them, pointing to rising transport costs, …

Read More »

South of England Show: MP Andrew Griffith talks about helping the rural economy

He was invited by the Sussex Country Land and Business Association and spoke about how the government is supporting the rural economy, farmers and food producers in Sussex. The MP said he welcomed the government’s announcement on Thursday June 9 that permitted development would apply to more farm buildings, which …

Read More »

A strong rural economy is essential for self-sufficiency: Nitin Gadkari: The Tribune India

Tribune press service Sonepat, June 2 Union Roads, Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday focused on boosting agriculture-based rural economy and said it was necessary for self-reliant India . Awarded diplomas to 107 students Union Minister Nitin Gadkari honored four students with gold …

Read More »

The rural economy needs a new deal

Three catastrophic global events – the coronavirus pandemic, the Russian-Ukrainian war and the climate crisis – have made visible the sources of precarious resilience and fragility in India’s rural economy. Today, as India grapples with rising food inflation and slowing rural demand, policymakers must grapple with the dilemmas posed by …

Read More »

Airline leaving small airports could hurt rural Kansas economy

David Condos Kansas News Service Hay The COVID-19 pandemic has hit air travel hard. The number of canceled flights has exploded, airlines have lost billions in losses and a lack of passengers has turned once-bustling airports into ghost towns. For rural airports like Hays – not bustling, but critical in …

Read More »

‘Little knife in the rural economy’ as bird shortage leads to cancellation of series of shoots

Partridge and pheasant shoots, which begin in September and October, are now being prepared – like the planting of shelters for the benefit of game birds and other wild animals. They risk losing this money if they later have to cancel. Mr Breitmeyer said: “If we could get the eggs …

Read More »

Establishment of Sago and Nipah Board will boost rural economy, says Sarawak PM

Rumbia trees, also known as balau, are the main source of income for the Melanau people, especially around Mukah and Dalat. Mukah has the largest sago plantation area in Sarawak. The Sarawak government, through the establishment of the Nipah and Sago (Linas) Industry Development Authority, pays particular attention to commodity …

Read More »

Elon Musk’s Starlink will serve as catalyst for rural economy, analysts say

The entry of Elon Musk’s Starlink into the Nigerian broadband market is expected to open up the rural economy, after several attempts by existing internet service providers (ISPs) to deepen unserved areas. Unserved areas are rural and semi-urban communities that do not have access to broadband service. And some of …

Read More »

Building a stronger rural economy with climate-smart production

During a visit to Massive Timber Development in Iowa this week, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack highlighted how financial support for USDA climate-smart programs helps carbon sequestration while creating jobs in rural America. One of these is the Wood Innovations Grant Program, launched in 2015. Mass timber is a construction technique …

Read More »

Industrialization transforms the rural economy in Trishal

Nasrin Akhter, a resident of Dhanikhola Syndicate in Trishal, Mymensingh, never went to school as her day laborer father could not afford her school fees. She grew up with her two younger brothers in extreme poverty. But, she has now become the savior of the family through Consumer Knitex Ltd, …

Read More »

MP Sir Geoffrey Cox urges PM to support rural economy

Sir Geoffrey Cox, MP for Torridge and West Devon, has, along with more than 30 other MPs and peers, written to the Prime Minister asking him to present a new White Paper to promote the growth of the rural economy, following publication of a major new report by a multi-stakeholder …

Read More »

nabard: NABARD strengthens its support for the rural economy of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh | Jammu News

JAMMU: In line with its vision and mission to foster rural prosperity, the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has strengthened its support to various sectors of the rural economy for sustainable growth and development of union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh in 2021-22. According to …

Read More »

NABARD strengthens its commitment to the rural economy of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh – Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism

Penalties Rs 1542 cr under RIDF in 2021-22 registering an increase of 92.75% over last year JAMMU, 17 MAY: Aligning with its vision and mission “Nation’s Development Bank to Foster Rural Prosperity”, the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has strengthened its support to various sectors of rural …

Read More »

Out and About WRAL.com

By Maggie Brown, WRAL Multiplatform Producer Raleigh, North Carolina — In an effort to boost rural North Carolina’s economy, VisitNC and Airbnb are teaming up to highlight small-town stays. Last year, new Airbnb hosts in North Carolina earned a total of $75 million — and that doesn’t include the extra …

Read More »

Government must act in the interest of the rural economy, says CLA

The government must set clear milestones on how it will upgrade the rural economy to benefit rural communities, the Country Land and Business Association (CLA) has said. New planning measures were outlined in the Leveling and Regeneration Bill after it was announced in Tuesday’s Queen’s Speech. The bill includes proposals …

Read More »

Minister defends government decision amid HUGE cuts to rural Dorset economy

A MINISTER has defended government support for farmers after complaints that Dorset is losing tens of millions of pounds from its rural economy. As previously reported, research for the organization Great South West found that the £38.3million currently paid to landowners in the county under the Common Agricultural Policy Basic …

Read More »

Better days are ahead for the rural economy

Having spent most of my life in and around rural communities, I know firsthand the challenges that many rural communities have faced. My parents, who were both educators, left school every day to come home to take care of our small family farm, because they loved the land and they …

Read More »

MP for Penrith calls on PM to support rural economy

An MP for Cumbria, along with more than 30 other MPs and peers, has written to the Prime Minister asking him to support the rural economy. Dr Neil Hudson, MP for Penrith and The Border, joined the group who wrote to Johnson asking him to present a new white paper …

Read More »

FREE EVENT: How can conservatives grow the rural economy?

You are cordially invited to our next ConservativeHome Live event, organized in partnership with the Country Land and Business Associationexploring the subject: Rural Central – How can the Conservatives grow the rural economy? Join us for free, via Zoom, from 7-8:15 p.m. Tuesday, May 10 to hear from a panel …

Read More »

MPs and peers unite to call for action on the rural economy

More than 30 MPs and peers have written to the Prime Minister calling for a new government-wide effort to unlock the potential of the rural economy. Parliamentarians from across the political spectrum are urging Boris Johnson to take a range of actions to realize the potential of rural communities. It …

Read More »

Parliamentary group launches major report on rural economy

All-Party Parliamentary Group on The Rural Powerhouse releases £43billion plan for economic growth in the countryside The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on the Rural Powerhouse has released a new report on how to upgrade the rural economy. It follows one of the most comprehensive surveys ever conducted by a …

Read More »

Village youth to promote rural economy, tourism

The state government aims to promote the local economy and rural tourism with the help of groups of young people formed at the village level and aptly named Yuvak and Mahila Mangal Dals, who will be trained as “Paryatan Mitra “. During his first term, Yogi Adityanath Government Tourism Policy-2018 …

Read More »

Tamarind, a vital cog in Chhattisgarh’s rural economy

As tamarind is an important minor forest product, there is a minimum support price of Rs 36 per kg for seeds. It guarantees a fair price to the tribal gatherers for their work., writes Deepanwita Gita Niyogi On a hot afternoon in Metapal village in Dantewada district, petty trader Ranat …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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. …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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) …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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, …

Read More »

£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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

£227million made available to Welsh rural economy

The Welsh Government is making £227million available to the Welsh rural economy over the next three years, Rural Affairs Minister Lesley Griffiths has announced. The aim of the funding is to work towards Wales’ climate change targets and respond to the end of the EU Rural Development Program (RDP), which …

Read More »

Minister confirms £227m funding to support rural Wales economy

//= do_shortcode(‘[in-content-square]’) ?> Lesley Griffiths MSMinister for Rural and North Wales Affairs, and Trefnydd. Welsh Government Photo The Welsh Government has announced it is making available £227m of funding over the next three years to support Wales’ rural economy. This funding allocation follows the end of the EU’s Rural Development …

Read More »

How the Russian-Ukrainian War Should Positively Impact India’s Rural Economy

The ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine is expected to have a positive impact on the country’s rural economy, Mumbai-based brokerage firm Prabhudas Lillladher said in a report authored by research director Amnish Aggarwal. “While the war between Russia and Ukraine has driven up commodity prices, there could be a …

Read More »

£227m to support Wales’ green and sustainable rural economy

The Welsh Government is making £227 million available over the next three years to support “the resilience of Wales’ rural economy and our natural environment”, Rural Affairs Minister Lesley Griffiths has announced. Ms Griffiths says the funding is designed to support the pace and scale of change needed in her …

Read More »

Written declaration: Funding to support the rural economy and the transition to the sustainable agriculture regime (April 1, 2022)

Together with the Minister for Climate Change, I am today outlining my plans to deliver a package of support to farmers, foresters, land managers and food businesses worth over £227million over the next three fiscal years to support the resilience of rural areas. the economy and our natural environment. I …

Read More »

£227million to support Wales’ rural economy over the next three years

The Welsh Government is making £227 million available over the next three years to support the resilience of Wales’ rural economy and our natural environment, Rural Affairs Minister Lesley Griffiths has announced. Rural areas of Wales are rich in natural resources supporting communities and livelihoods, and will play an important …

Read More »

Federal Programs Key to Improving Rural Economy | Opinion

Jean Berge By John Berge, Executive Director of Nebraska FSA It is the honor of a lifetime to have been appointed by the Biden-Harris administration to the position of Executive Director of the USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) in Nebraska. As Director, I am responsible for overseeing the implementation of …

Read More »

Mobile magic in the rural economy

According to the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS), the contribution of mobile operators to GDP is 0.89% March 27, 2022, 11:45 a.m. Last modification: March 27, 2022, 11:57 a.m. Sufia Khatun, a widow from the Atharobari union of Ishwarganj in Mymensingh, obtained a mobile handset from Grameenphone with her “Palli …

Read More »

Report finds tourists staying in county help boost rural economy

Farm holidays have been proven to strengthen Scotland’s rural economy and encourage equal work roles for men and women, according to a new report. Agritourism is when tourists stay in the countryside with locals, such as on farms or crofts. In recent years, particularly during the pandemic, it has become …

Read More »

MGNREGA has its flaws but remains important for the rural economy

The much maligned MGNREGA (“monument of sixty years of failure”) is again in the news. The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Rural Development and Panchayati Raj submitted its report on the functioning of MGNREGA to the Lok Sabha on February 8, 2022. Entitled ‘Critical Assessment of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural …

Read More »

gadkari: Bioethanol can change the face of rural economy and rural India, Gadkari tells ET GBS 2022

The depletion of natural resources and the resulting pollution and global warming due to fuel use has plagued us together for decades. And the only solution lies in the introduction of renewable and environmentally friendly resources like biofuels, to power automobiles and machinery. On Day 2 of ET GBS 2022, …

Read More »