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 Moderator and agricultural issues

Dr Bruce was speaking during his visit to Iveagh Iveagh PCI Rectory, which involved farm visits and lunch with senior agricultural representatives and the denomination’s rural chaplain. The meetings and visits were part of 20 separate engagements during his week-long tour to one of ICP’s 19 regional presbyteries. The parsonage …

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Rural community builds its first broadband network in Ireland

The local community of Piltown and Fiddown, Co. Kilkenny is the first in Ireland to build its own fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) broadband network, as residents were adamant they would not be left behind in national broadband plan. Community residents and the non-profit volunteer group Broadband 4 Our Community (B4OC) made history …

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Our rural economy is a story of hope and resilience

The BDN Opinion section operates independently and does not set newsroom policies or contribute to the writing or editing of articles elsewhere in the newspaper or on bangordailynews.com. Rhiannon Hampson is the Maine State Director for Rural Development for the USDA. As an organic and dairy farmer, I know all …

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Galbraith staff raise bullish total for agricultural welfare charity RSABI

A SIMMENTAL bull from Corskie Farm, near Fochabers, joined the Galbraith team in handing over a check for £5,470 to RSABI, at recent Stirling bull sales. (Left to right) Alice Wilson, Associate Rural Surveyor at Galbraith, Harry Seran, Head of Finance and Digital at RSABI, Carol McLaren, Managing Director of …

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Zero tillage makes farming profitable in Africa

Zero tillage is making productive agriculture profitable in Africa while improving soil health and farmer yields, especially in Uganda, Algeria, Lesotho and Zambia. Farmers in these countries have realized the environmental and economic benefits of adopting no-till on their land. Rural Business Development Services in Uganda train, advise and guide …

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AP will use drone technology for agriculture

Vijayawada: The Andhra Pradesh government has unveiled plans to introduce drone technology to the state’s agricultural sector. Agriculture Minister Kurasala Kannababu announced the state’s decision to use drone technology while presenting the budget for agriculture and related sectors to the assembly. He said the state government is planning to spend …

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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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Column: Brighter days ahead for South Carolina’s rural economy

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

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The Salvation Army of the Shoals organizes a gift for rural residents in need | News

As inflation and record gas prices continue to plague people everywhere, an organization is working to ensure no city is left behind. The Shoals Salvation Army wants to make sure that small towns with limited resources get the help they need during tough economic times. This work includes the Sacks …

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Bill would give Missouri tax credits for urban agriculture and agriculture outreach programs | State News

(The Center Square) – A bill that would provide state tax credits for establishing urban farms in Missouri’s food deserts and creating an outreach program in those areas has received support bipartite. Bill of 1919, sponsored by Rep. Kimberly-Ann Collins, D-St. Louis, would give up to 50% state tax credit …

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Better days are ahead for the rural economy – Lowndes Signal

Tribune of Nivory Gordon, Alabama State Manager, USDA Rural Development 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. We had no public access to water in the eastern part of the …

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The best days are ahead for the rural economy – The Greenville Advocate

Grandstand of Nivory Gordon, Alabama State Director USDA Rural Development 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. We had no public access to water in the eastern part of the …

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Remote work centers in Offaly visited by the Rural Community Network

The Junction, Tullamore Published: Thu 10 March 2022, 15:18 A remote work center in Tullamore was recently visited by the Rural Community Network (RCN). RCN visited business centers and remote work centers within the ConnectedHubs.ie network and spoke to managers who shared their experiences of building and running their successful …

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WVSOM launches healthcare program for rural communities

LEWISBURG, WV (WVNS) – Residents of Greenbrier County will now be able to enjoy free transportation to get to medical appointments and be more easily tested for COVID-19 and other infectious diseases. This major community program is the result of a partnership between the Center for Rural and Community Health …

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The debate on the right to repair in 2022

The right to repair became a hot topic again when the Biden administration in July introduced an executive order promoting competition in the economy. Biden Executive Order the executive order signed by President Biden called on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to limit anti-competitive practices as a means of promoting …

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Pembrokeshire project brings superfast fiber speeds to rural community

A farming family in Ambleston, who were told fast broadband would never reach their home, are now enjoying superfast fiber speeds, thanks to a pioneering project in Pembrokeshire. The remote location of Anne and Richard James’ cattle farm caused previous engineers to be told they could not accommodate anything but …

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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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Public servants participate in the Rural Community Development Initiative – Claiborne Progress

Participants from eight towns in rural eastern Tennessee recently participated in the Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI), a joint venture with UT’s Municipal Technical Advisory Service (MTAS) and the UT Naifeh Center for Leadership effective (NCEL). Linda Stilson of New Tazewell was among the attendees. RCDI was made possible by …

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UFU launches manifesto for 2022 Northern Ireland Assembly elections

The manifesto will be distributed to all political parties in Northern Ireland ahead of the election, which will take place on May 5. UFU President Victor Chestnutt explained: “In our UFU manifesto, we have highlighted our vision of a productive, profitable and progressive agricultural sector that can benefit the environment, …

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Prague recognized as smart rural community | Local News

About 50 community members gathered on Tuesday morning when Prague was recognized as a smart rural community. The Northeast Nebraska Telephone Company (NNTC) honored the village in Saunders County during an event at the Kolache Korner. NNTC is a provider of telephone, Internet and television services. The special designation comes …

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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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Russian conflict and impact on food, agriculture

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has disrupted global commodity markets. It now threatens to drive up farming costs and skyrocket food prices. Food inflation in India could therefore soon enter double-digit territory. Mint examines the impact. How will the conflict affect India? The war in the Black Sea region, which is …

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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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Modi urges lenders to support rural economy and emerging businesses

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday urged lenders to finance businesses in rural centers and projects aligned with national priorities such as net zero emissions, building health infrastructure, developing space industry , exports and startups. In a virtual event on ‘Financing for growth and the ambitious economy‘ which …

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Local Perspective: Better days are well and truly ahead for the rural economy | Columnists

Kate Bolz I agree with President Biden, America’s best days are ahead of us, especially for people in rural Nebraska. The Farm to Family grocery store in Hay Springs is stocked with fresh produce and meat from local and regional producers. It has a grocery store and energy efficient coolers …

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Charity shocked by Covid impact on farmers

The fallout from Covid-19 on the mental health of farmers will be felt for months if not years to come, Irish Rural Link (IRL) has warned. Although most pandemic restrictions have been lifted, IRL CEO Seamus Boland said volunteers were “shocked” by the high level of loneliness in the community. …

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A rural community builds its own FTTP broadband network

Non-profit brings 150Mbps connectivity to Kilkenny-Waterford-Tipperary border The life Jim O’Brien, Broadband 4 Our Community; Paul Walsh; Declan Rice, CEO, Kilkenny Leader; Vernon Buckley; and Kate Foley of Iverk Produce/O’Shea Farm. Credit: Dylan Vaughan A non-profit, volunteer-run company that has provided access to 150Mbps connectivity to 750 homes and businesses …

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Ministry of Rural Development partners with NIESBUD for village-level entrepreneurship program

NEW DELHI : The Union Department of Rural Development (MoRD) and the National Institute of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development (NIESBUD) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop a sustainable model for promoting rural development. grassroots entrepreneurship by initiating the “start-up village entrepreneurship program” (SVEP). NIESBUD is an …

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NABARD Grameena Habba-2022 to revive rural economy shaken by Covid-19 pandemic

Bangalore, March 7 (IANS): Aiming to give a boost to the rural economy affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, NABARD, Karnataka Regional Office is organizing an annual “Grameena Habba” event, to provide a marketing platform for rural artisans to sell handicrafts and handicrafts here between March 10-14. Artisans from Telangana, …

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Is solar energy a threat to agriculture? | News, Sports, Jobs

At the 2022 PA Farm Show, the Pennsylvania State Grange presented an informative program on solar power generation as it relates to agriculture. The panel presented thought-provoking ideas on whether or not industrial-scale solar power generation can co-exist with production agriculture. Improving the use of alternative energies is …

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Climate Change Update | agricultural life

Tyron’s campaign. Photo: Cliff Donaldson The Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) has been consistent in its message throughout, stating that we want to see fair and credible legislation for NI based on science and expert advice. Despite all the evidence presented to them, some politicians do not understand the significant environmental …

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Utah’s rural economy boosted by passage of movie incentive bill – St George News

ST. GEORGE- Reviving Utah’s rural economy and preventing the loss of movie revenue to neighboring states was approved when the Legislature recently passed the Utah Film Incentives Bill. 1950s TV show Lone Ranger was filmed in southern Utah and new wire laws require production companies to hire locally to get …

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New Zealand trade deal ‘will hurt farming communities’

TRADE UNIONS and politicians have warned that the New Zealand-UK trade deal will hurt rural communities. The UK Government’s International Trade Secretary, Anne-Marie Trevelyan, said the deal would “cut red tape” between the two countries and UK trade would “skyrocket” as a result. But Mid and West Wales Ms Jane …

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Dutch Ambassador to Ghana urges cocoa farmers to take farming as a serious business

Economic news for Saturday March 5, 2022 Source: 3news.com 2022-03-05 Cocoa farmers are advised to run their farming business as a business Ghanaian cocoa farmers have been encouraged to view their farming activities as a business for sustainable growth. The Dutch Ambassador to Ghana, Jeroen Verheul, observed that this mindset …

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Grass boosts the rural economy

Abdul Gafur Sheikh from Sultanpur village of Palashbari in Gaibandha had no idea that growing weed would one day change his life. But that’s what happened when, witnessing a high demand for good quality grass to feed livestock, he started Napier cultivation on his five decimal places of land in …

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Kenneth Corn Named USDA State Director of Rural Development

Water and sewage infrastructure, diversity inclusion, climate change and rural housing development are some of the challenges surrounding rural development. President Joe Biden has appointed USDA officials in 12 states, including Oklahoma, where Kenneth Corn, a native of Howe, is the new state director for rural development. While still a …

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AEM addresses supply chain, COVID-19 and energy crises

Following President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) discussed the state of the industry and its top policy priorities ahead of the mid-election -mandate in 2022. AEM is the North America-based international trade group that represents more than 1,000 manufacturers and suppliers of …

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NABARD engaged in rural development, empowerment of women: Dr Chintala

NABARD President reviews development projects in Patamada, Nimdih Mail news service Jamshedpur/Seraikela, March 4: NABARD Chairman, Dr. GR Chintala on Friday visited several villages in Patamada, Seraikela and Kharsawan to review the implementation of various development projects. He also witnessed the distribution of bank loans worth Rs. 10.69 crore among …

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Beginning of the two-day national seminar on rural economy organized by USTM and NABARD

Guwahati, March 4: A two-day national seminar on “Sustainable Agribusiness Opportunities and Management Practices for Rural Economy Development” kicked off today at the NKC Auditorium of the University of Meghalaya Science and Technology (USTM). The seminar was organized by the Department of Business Administration, USTM in collaboration with NABARD, according …

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James Maroney: Lawmaker is still captured by farming fantasy

This commentary is from Leicester resident James H. Maroney Jr. The Legislative Assembly is considering a bill to strengthen the Right to Farm Act, the intention of which was to protect farmers from nuisance lawsuits brought by neighbors who object to noise and /or pollution generated during the vital work …

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EU ambassadors visit rural development projects in central province

* EU ambassadors visit rural development projects in central province Thu, March 3, 2022, 7:00 p.m. SL time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. 03 March, Colombo: Ambassadors of the European Union (EU) and EU Member States residing in Sri Lanka traveled this week to Nuwara Eliya district in Central Province …

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Jharkhand government making efforts to boost rural economy: Hemant

Jharkhand government making efforts to boost rural economy: Hemant Ranchi, March 3 (UNI) Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren said on Thursday that the state government was taking continuous steps to boost the rural economy and create self-employment jobs. In a meeting with the Chairman of NABARD, Dr. GR Chintala, he …

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Proposed new rules for carbon farming of exotic forests in the future

Forestry Minister Stuart Nash and Climate Change Minister James Shaw have released a public discussion paper that seeks input on ideas for better managing afforestation. “Climate change is a challenge that we cannot postpone. The government wants to encourage reforestation to help meet our climate change goals, offset carbon emissions …

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Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development announces animal vaccination campaign

Vaccination to control foot-and-mouth outbreak in Kwazulu-Natal The Department of Agriculture, Agrarian Reform and Rural Development would like to announce the animal vaccination campaign that will take place in the Disease Management Area (DMA), following the outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in the new hotspot KwaHlabisa, KwaZulu-Natal. The …

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DAY-NRLM of the Ministry of Rural Development and the World Bank organize a learning event on how to integrate ultra-poor women into government programs | Odisha News | Latest news from Odisha

New Delhi: The Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana-National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NRLM) of the Ministry of Rural Development and the World Bank organized a virtual learning event on February 24, 2022 on how to include ultra-poor women in Mission programs. The learning session included presentations by BRAC and BOMA, organizations that have …

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Farmers ‘relieved’ after vote on climate change amendments

It is a key amendment tabled by Agriculture Minister Edwin Poots, aligning the cuts with advice from the Climate Change Committee. UFU President Victor Chestnutt said: “After the careful consideration stage, our farmers are extremely relieved that a separate methane target has been supported by MPs, bringing us back to …

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“Social programs to boost the rural economy”

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said on Tuesday that social welfare schemes launched in the state were aimed at giving a boost to the rural economy. Addressing a public rally in Thakurain Tola in his home constituency of Patan, he said his government’s main objective was to strengthen the people …

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Zimbabwe farmers urged to intensify chilli cultivation

Farmers in Zimbabwe have been urged to intensify the cultivation of chilli peppers to help build the resilience of local communities through this viable livelihood option in the wake of climate change risks, a local agronomist has said. Special Musakura, a chilli agronomist with the Unicare company, said he is …

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Upgrading must do more to embrace the potential of agriculture and the rural economy – Anne McIntosh

To what extent has agriculture been overlooked by the Leveling Up white paper? Former Thirsk and Malton MP Anne McIntosh pops the question. For sharecroppers, common land and pastoralist rights are particularly vexing and seem to fall into the ‘too difficult to manage’ box of the Department for Environment, Food …

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Man created the age of fire: the Pyrocene era

I started the fire this weekend after returning from a brisk walk to the farm and pointed out to my wife that it was becoming a political act. like a mixed fire of briquettes, grass and later charcoal to really turn up the heat. Fire is perhaps our oldest act …

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

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

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Kikwete: Adopt technology to develop rural agriculture

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

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LECTURE NOTE: Rural Community Journal

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

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2022 Tri-County Food and Agriculture Awards: Applications Open

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

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

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

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Goodin Named USDA State Director of Rural Development | News

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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MDARD provides grants to UP communities for rural development projects

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

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

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

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Rural economy holds huge potential for economic growth: Giriraj Singh

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

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Arunachal Pradesh: Rural Development Trust

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

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

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

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

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

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Save lives from the sky

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Strengthening the rural economy special government priority: CM

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

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

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

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

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

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Strengthening Government’s Focus on Rural Economy: Jharkhand CM

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

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Paul Bunyan Communications Wins Smart Rural Community Showcase Award

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

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

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

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Applications open for the Sustainable Food and Agriculture Awards

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

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

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

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

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

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Is solar energy a threat to agriculture | Opinion

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

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

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

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In defense of nomadic agriculture, including with fire

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

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Annual action plans of various Rural Development Department programs approved

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Fighting climate change can help New York’s rural economy

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

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UP obtains rural development grants | News, Sports, Jobs

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

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Soto named director of rural development at USDA | North West

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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