£25,000,000 funding for high-tech machinery on farms

Grants ranging from £35,000 to £500,000 are available to invest in productivity-boosting equipment such as driverless tractors, robots that harvest, spray crops and weed, and automated milking systems. The new scheme, worth a total of £25,000,000, is the latest installment from the Farming Investment Fund – an umbrella fund which …

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What the budget can do to support agriculture, in five tables

In 2016, the BJP-led government set a target of doubling farmers’ incomes by 2022. An inter-ministerial committee set up to recommend strategies to achieve this goal highlighted seven sources of income growth , mainly focused on better farming practices and a change to non-agricultural occupations. Over time, the Center has …

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Defra and EA to provide ‘clear guidance’ on farming rules for water by spring

Defra and the Environment Agency (EA) have agreed to publish clear new guidance on the interpretation of the Agricultural Rules for Water (FRfW) for farmers by early spring. The pledge was made at a hearing of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (EFRA) Committee last week, which was attended by …

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Launch of IFAD’s China Rural Development Report – advocating for food systems transformation for rural prosperity

– The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), in collaboration with the China Agricultural Policy Center at Peking University, today launched the IFAD Rural Development Report 2021, during a virtual event. The 2021 flagship report focuses on transforming food systems for rural prosperity. It describes global issues that affect the …

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Zimbabwe: Exciting and harsh realities of contract farming

Obert Chifamba Agri — Overview Simply put, contract farming is an agreement between farmers and processing and/or marketing companies to produce and supply products under forward agreements, often at pre-determined prices. In principle, the system commits a producer to produce a certain product at a certain time for an agreed …

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Extension of the Future Farming Resilience Fund

Defra has extended the interim phase of the Future Farming Resilience Fund for up to six months until September 2022. This phase of the fund, which was previously scheduled to end in March, has been extended to give vendors more time to submit the report. The scale-up phase, which was …

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Ten projects get $3.2m from WA government’s carbon generation scheme

Weelhamby Farm Manager Phil Logue, Wellhamby Project Founder and Investor David Martin and WA Agriculture and Food Minister Alannah MacTiernan. Photo: Weelhamby Project The Western Australian government pledged $3.2 million on Thursday as part of its Carbon Generation and Land Restoration Program, which aims to mitigate climate change through carbon …

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Honey production is changing the rural economy of Bharatpur

Providing an alternative livelihood model to farmers, honey production in the vast mustard fields of Bharatpur district in eastern Rajasthan is changing the face of the rural economy. Beekeeping activities have turned the backward region into a ‘honey bowl’ amid rising cost of agricultural inputs and shrinking size of farmland. …

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Make mental fitness a priority

The Cullyhanna Team This is an opportunity to start fresh and make positive changes that not only support the health of the farm business, but also the health of the farmer and the farm family. Veronica Morris, CEO of Rural Support, said: “The agriculture industry faces many stressors including rising …

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Why South West States Should Embrace Mechanized Agriculture — Features — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

The South West region is unquestionably endowed with vast arable land and human resources that can be cultivated to produce enough food for the region and other parts of the country. [FILE PHOTO] Tractor In terms of agronomic policies and plans, the states in the region have what could be …

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Insecurity: Borno plans large-scale irrigated agriculture

Posted January 15, 2022 Following the gradual return of peace to parts of Borno State after more than a decade of insurgency, the state government embarked on massive irrigated agriculture to boost agricultural activities in 25 areas of local state government. State Governor Prof. Babagana Zulum during an inspection visit …

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Biden appoints new director of rural development in Washington

January 14, 2022 3:22 p.m. Job : January 14, 2022 3:22 p.m. Credit: Eddie J. Rodriquez, Shutterstock OLYMPIA, Wash. – A new director for rural affairs management in Washington is now in the United States Capitol building. President Biden announced eight new regional positions at the USDA, with Washington receiving …

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Jeremy Clarkson’s farming neighbors back Top Gear star’s plan for Diddly Squat restaurant

Jeremy Clarkson has been backed by fellow farmers, food producers and local residents in Oxfordshire after his plan to build a hilltop restaurant was rejected by council. The Amazon Prime star, 61, said he was ‘very’ frustrated after local authorities turned down his bid to build a new restaurant and …

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Saai welcomes suspension of subsistence farming vouchers

African marmalade Saai welcomes the decision of the Ministry of Agriculture, Agrarian Reform and Rural Development to suspend the presidential employment stimulus programs (PES) which were implemented in the form of vouchers. Saai has continually warned based on complaints from subsistence farmers across the country that the system has been …

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Development Ministry Aims to Accelerate Rural Projects This Year, Minister Says | Malaysia

Rural Development Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid speaks to cleaning staff after delivering his New Year term at the ministry in Putrajaya, January 14, 2022. – Bernama pic PUTRAJAYA, Jan. 14 – The Ministry of Rural Development (KPLB) aims to fast-track every development project in rural areas this year, its …

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11,000 preschool teachers in Kemas will have a bachelor’s degree

Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid said it would be done in stages and coordinated by the Ministry of Rural Development in terms of finance and personnel. – Photo Bernama PUTRAJAYA (January 14): Around 11,000 preschool teachers (Tabika) from the Department of Community Development (Kemas) will upgrade from graduate to bachelor status, …

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Climate-smart agriculture presents itself as an agricultural model

FE REPORT | Published: January 14, 2022 8:49:41 a.m. | Update: January 14, 2022 1:35:44 p.m. Climate-smart agriculture (CSA) stands as an agricultural model for a sustainable agricultural production system aimed at food security even during climatic calamities in eight countries including Bangladesh. The officials said the D-8 grouping had …

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Rural economy put to the test again

Lower government spending, abundance issues such as record harvest and free grain distribution, unfavorable terms of trade for farmers, etc., could threaten rural growth By Sachchidanand Shukla A new threat in the form of Omicron now hangs over the economic trajectory of India, which has already weathered two devastating waves. …

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USDA Announces Appointment of Additional Directors of the Agricultural Services and Rural Development Agency

WASHINGTON, January 13, 2022 – Today, President Joe Biden announced his intention to appoint eight regional positions in the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), including five State Executive Directors of the Farm Service Agency (FSA) and three State Directors rural development (RD). “As we work to build a better …

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NAB supports Geora to provide agricultural data to banks to boost lending

“There’s all this great data available, but agricultural lending hasn’t provided much visibility into farmers,” said Bridie Ohlsson, CEO and co-founder of Geora. Real-time data “Right now there’s a lot of information that’s unrelated to what’s being funded, so banks have pretty strict credit scoring processes and risk profiles. We …

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USDA Rural Development invests $331 million in rural Iowa | News

(Des Moines) — The United States Department of Agriculture is continuing to invest more than $300 million in rural infrastructure in Iowa. USDA Rural Development last month announced a $331 million investment to improve critical infrastructure in rural Iowa. Theresa Greenfield, director of rural development for Iowa USDA, said the …

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Startups can help rural economy go digital, says Piyush Goyal

The number of Indian billionaires has risen from 102 to 142, while 84% of households in the country have suffered a drop in income in 2021, which has also been a year marked by huge losses in lives and livelihoods , according to the non-profit organization Oxfam. The latest report …

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Increase sheep housing capacity without additional investment

Adam Jones – Specialist Technical Facilitator on the Business Development Group Program. Jayme Carvill farms in partnership with her brother and father outside Hilltown, Co Down. The farm carries a total of 450 ewes, lambs, 300 lambs and 120 oxen on 100 hectares, more than 50% of which are classified …

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Startups can help India’s rural economy go digital: Piyush Goyal

Union Trade and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday called on startups to help micro-entrepreneurs in rural areas leverage technology to grow their businesses and encourage farmers, weavers and artisans to use digital platforms to sell their products. “Startups will help India transition from an assembly economy, …

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Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development Suspend Implementation of Presidential Jobs Stimulus Bonds with Immediate Effect

The Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (DALRRD) wishes to advise subsistence farmers receiving Presidential Employment Stimulus Checks (PES) of the decision to suspend all implementation of the PSE effective immediately until further notice. The department reviews, reorganizes and redefines the implementation of the ESP, to meet all …

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Reforms should make agriculture sustainable: The Tribune India

Devinder Sharma Food and Agriculture Specialist Although Indian policymakers and economists have learned no lesson from the failure of market reforms in American agriculture, and even after the repeal of the three controversial farm bills, they still reiterate that the supply- demand leads to price discovery. Market dynamics have once …

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Startups can help rural economy go digital: Piyush Goyal

Homepage ” General” Business ” Startups can help rural economy go digital: Piyush Goyal Posted By: Gopi January 12, 2022 New Delhi, January 13 (SocialNews.XYZ) Union Trade and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday called on startups to help micro-entrepreneurs in rural areas leverage technology to grow their businesses and …

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PM Modi recognizes and appreciates the organic farming of FPO Jivamrit

Biological agriculture In addition to providing cash assistance to farmers under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi, the government provided capital grants to encourage agricultural producer organizations (OPAs). Haridwar, an FPO-Jivamrit organic agricultural production company based in Uttarakhand, is one such example. On the occasion of the Happy New Year 2022, …

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rural economy: industry is optimistic about sentiment of rural economy: CII

The Rural Business Confidence Index for October 2021 stood at 63.9 thanks to improved rural credit, leading the industry to be bullish and optimistic about sentiment in the rural economy, said the Confederation of Indian Industry in its first rural business confidence index developed in partnership with CRIF High. Brand. …

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Has the pandemic helped revive the rural economy?

The pandemic may in fact have led to reverse migration, although the jury is still out on whether there is a positive impact on rural demand and growth. The number of very small business loans has increased by 100% since the pandemic (fiscal years 19-21), while personal loans have increased …

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Turkish agronomist teaches hunger-stricken Malawians about agriculture

Ece ÇELİK – ISTANBUL As part of a project to train African villagers at risk of famine in farming practices, a Turkish agronomist spent days in Malawi teaching locals what to plant for food. class = “cf”> “You know the famous saying, ‘Give a man a fish and you feed …

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Promote low-carbon agriculture and protect the environment

Posted: Jan 11, 2022 1:30 PM Prize of the agri-environmental program on climate change. More than 600 rural businesses with projects that protect the environment and mitigate the impact of climate change will share £ 30million from the latest round of the Agri-Environment Climate Scheme (AECS) 2021. AECS was launched …

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Former state senator begins new role as Nebraska director of rural development at USDA

Former Nebraska State Senator Kate Bolz assumed her new role last week as Nebraska’s director of rural development for the United States Department of Agriculture. Bolz was appointed by President Biden to lead USDA grants and loans in Nebraska. Kate Bolz said her experiences growing up in rural southeast Nebraska …

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ICMSA chief criticizes ‘ridiculous’ decision not to change TAMS investment ceilings

There will be no change in investment ceilings under the Targeted Agricultural Modernization Program (TAMS) in 2022, the agriculture ministry confirmed. It comes as farmers increasingly worried about the continuing surge in the cost of construction supplies, especially lumber, concrete and steel, due to intense demand and supply chain issues. …

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Let Women Connect Agriculture to Nature’s Laboratory – Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism

Veena ParmarDuring the conclave on natural agriculture on December 22, 2021 in Anand, Gujarat, Prime Minister Modi said the time had come to correct the mistakes of the past before they became gangrene, adding that it was urgent to remove agriculture chemical and physical labs and connect it. with the …

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Agriculture is the heart of the rural community of NI – Poots

Agriculture is the heart of the rural community of Northern Ireland and action is needed to ensure that it continues to develop and maintain a viable, profitable and environmentally friendly food industry. This was the message of Agriculture Minister Edwin Poots, in his address to the Oxford Agricultural Conference 2022, …

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Michigan Rural Development Office Can Make a Difference for UP | News, Sports, Jobs

With much of the state’s population, resources and industry concentrated in the urban centers of the Lower Peninsula, the strengths and needs of rural communities – particularly here in the Upper Peninsula – can sometimes seem to be overlooked by Lansing lawmakers. However, there has recently been some welcome news …

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Vermont Council for Rural Development Presents Community Visit Plan to Concord | Local news

CONCORD – The Concord Planning and Zoning Council proposed to the city’s board of directors that the Vermont Council for Rural Development (VCRD) be brought into the community to conduct a series of brainstorming meetings, which would begin with a dinner get-together, coming up with the best ideas on how …

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How the Vikings stormed the coast of Norfolk before trading the fighting for agriculture

If you’ve ever been on the coast of the Flegg District (Scratby and Hemsby) here in Norfolk, try imagining rowboats pulling the shore and hordes of Vikings heading your way! Over a thousand years ago in 840 AD, “the great pagan army” or the Vikings trod these lands before setting …

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Too much meat? Spain’s factory farming debate creates beef

Published on: 09/01/2022 – 14:34 Madrid (AFP) – Debate over the environmental impact of Spain’s huge factory farming sector is intensifying in the country, Europe’s largest meat consumer, and dividing its ruling coalition. In an interview published in the British daily The Guardian, the Minister of the Consumption Alberto Garzon …

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Farm subsidy scheme “risks increasing UK dependence on food imports” | Agriculture

Government plans for a post-Brexit program to support UK agriculture are based on little more than ‘blind optimism’ and risk increasing UK dependence on food imports, warned a parliamentary inquiry. The EU subsidy scheme – known as the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) and worth £ 3 billion a year to …

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Whitmer establishes new rural development office

Governor Gretchen Whitmer hosted a virtual panel discussion to highlight her latest executive directive establishing the Office of Rural Development within the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD). The panel discussion included MDARD Director Gary McDowell, Michigan Economic Development Corporation CEO Quentin L. Messer, Jr., and several key …

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Ministers share different visions | Life on the farm

Minister Edwin Poots. Photograph by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye. Edwin Poots, Minister for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs for Northern Ireland, said their future agricultural policy proposals focused on environmentally friendly agriculture. “Improving our peatlands and hedges and allowing more tree planting are all key parts of how we …

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Prince Charles aims to find ‘new talent’ at Dumfries House School of Agriculture | Royal | News

Prince Charles, 73, is known for his longtime support for the environment and rural life. But the Prince of Wales is now hoping to provide further support by training a new generation of young farmers at a proposed school in Scotland. The Prince’s Foundation has submitted plans to build the …

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UK countries divided on way forward on agricultural policy

Environment Secretary George Eustice says he pledges to ‘change the game’ for animal welfare Speaking at the Oxford Agriculture Conference, EFRA Secretary George Eustice said that despite the scale of the change, the programs were “part of an evolution, not a revolution “which would give farmers the flexibility to adapt …

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CPU acquires food and agricultural inputs for storm victims

The Chronicle Yoliswa Dube-Moyo, Office Manager Mat SouthThe Gwanda District Civil Protection Unit secured tents, food, grain and agricultural inputs to assist 25 families in the district’s Matekenya village who were affected by a thunderstorm that hit the area the day after. Christmas. Heavy rains, accompanied by high winds, destroyed …

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Whitmer establishes Office of Rural Development | News, Sports, Jobs

LANSING – Governor Gretchen Whitmer on Tuesday signed an executive directive establishing the Office of Rural Development within the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. The Office of Rural Development will focus on all rural matters, providing advice on pressing issues in rural Michigan “Rural Michigan is a fundamental …

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A forward-looking vision of Exmoor’s rural economy revealed

A new shared vision of the rural economy of Exmoor is described as ‘forward thinking’ and ‘progressive’ by local businesses and entrepreneurs in a new film about the initiative. The comments were captured during a dynamic business networking session held to launch the vision. Dan James, rural business manager for …

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Knowledge fund can help tackle climate change in agriculture

Scottish Farmhouse Conference, Perth Concert Hall, 10 November 2021. Mairi Gougeon, Cabinet Secretary for Rural and Islands Affairs unveiled at the Scottish Farmhouse Conference held at Perth Concert Hall today ‘hui (10 November 2021), Scottish Agritourism 2030 – The Strategy for Sustainable Growth sets out a shared vision for the …

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Justice services for rural communities

The Foundation works in close collaboration with the European Union (EU) and the Wabag District Development Authority (DDA), reaching out to rural communities. The Foundation focuses on supporting the local population and grassroots organizations. This approach is necessary because this is how real and transformative change happens. This initiative, with …

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Lisbon Man Appointed Head of USDA Rural Development Post for New York State | Agriculture

LISBON – A resident of the city has been appointed by President Joseph R. Biden as director of rural development for the United States Department of Agriculture in New York State. Brian S. Murray, who worked for the USDA for two decades, was appointed director of state in December. “State …

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“From simple subsistence to a dignified life, milk production changes the life of Kartar Singh”

Added the 5 january 2022 KI News “Ramban’s animal husbandry department is doing it” RAMBAN: From simple subsistence to a dignified life, dairy farming has changed the life of Kartar Singh, a marginal farmer in Parnote village in the Ramban highway district. Kartar Singh’s story reveals how a person can …

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Missouri plans rural development program in Georgia

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A new bill from Sen. Justin brun would provide additional incentives to investors contributing to rural Missouri companies if it is adopted by the legislature. brown SB 675 – considered the Missouri Rural Workforce Development Act – would provide an incentive for those who invest in …

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Michigan’s new rural development office created to increase opportunities for rural communities

LANSING, Mich. (WILX) – Governor Gretchen Whitmer on Tuesday signed a new executive directive establishing the Office of Rural Development. The new office, within the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD), will advise organizations on how best to help rural areas. The Rural Development Office will work on …

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Aengus Mac Grianna opens up about alpaca breeding and home life

Former presenter of RTE Aengus Mac Grianna reflected on her life with husband Terry Gill after stepping down from his role with the national broadcaster in 2018 after 30 years. Aengus is currently preparing to take on other Irish celebrities on the ballroom floor in the final season of Dancing …

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Training plan improves career prospects for women in agriculture

MORE women and girls living and working in Scottish agriculture will be able to apply for funding for courses to develop their skills in 2022. Eligible courses include support to obtain tractor and trailer driving certificates or help with training sheepdogs. The Practical Training Fund, which was launched last year …

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Bangladesh: How climate-resilient agriculture empowers women

Geeta Moni Mandal spends several hours a day on her farm where she grows a variety of vegetables this winter. Mandal, wife of a day laborer and mother of two, started growing vegetables in her garden two years ago after her husband’s income declined. “Intense flooding and waterlogging have forced …

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Baker named USDA’s Maryland / Delaware state director for rural development | News

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West Wales tech project advances agriculture

A WEST Wales project is underway to help farming communities become more efficient using the latest farming technologies. The Innovation and Technology Project, based at the Coleg Sir Gâr agricultural campus in Gelli Aur and funded by the Carmarthenshire County Council Leader program, houses project manager Rhys Jones who runs …

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Biden Appoints Sarah Waring Director of Rural Development for USDA in Vermont, New Hampshire | Community-News

WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden appointed Sarah Waring to a major state leadership post on Wednesday. She will serve as state director of rural development in Vermont and New Hampshire, a title under the aegis of the United States Department of Agriculture. Waring replaces interim director of state Cheryl Ducharme, …

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Large-scale afforestation will decimate rural communities, warns agricultural union

// = do_shortcode (‘[in-content-square]’)?> Llwybr Ceffyl / bridleway, Cwrt y Cadno by Alan Richards is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 The National Farmers Union of Wales has warned that rural Wales’ farming communities could be ‘wiped out’ if widespread reforestation plans continue. The warning comes as the government plans on …

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CAUTION: Police issue warning to rural community after attempted theft in Maple Cross

The Three Rivers Safe Neighborhood team is urging the rural community to be vigilant following the attempted theft of farm equipment in Maple Cross. On the night of Wednesday 29 December to Thursday 30 December around £ 1,000 of damage was caused to a tractor. It is believed that the …

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Chamomile cultivation returns to Dharamsala: La Tribune Inde

Lalit Mohan Tribune press service Dharamsala, January 1 Many women covered by Mahatma Gandhi’s National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) have embarked on chamomile cultivation in Dharamsala bloc. Chamomile is a popular tea flavor. Rural development agents claim that women involved in its agriculture will earn Rs 2.5 lakh per …

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Tree plantation ‘blanket’ plans across Wales could ‘decimate’ farming communities, campaigners say | UK News

Rural farming communities in Wales could be ‘wiped out’ if widespread reforestation is allowed, according to the chairman of the National Farmers Union in Wales. The warning comes as the government plans on a large scale to plant millions of trees across the country to create a new national forest. …

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Wastewater value? New technology makes pig farming more environmentally friendly

Anyone who lives in Okinawa, a subtropical island in Japan, has an idea of ​​the intensity of its pork industry. Farms have a significant effect on the economy and culture of the island. According to the Cabinet Office of Japan, in 2018, there were more than 225,000 pigs in Okinawa. …

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Agricultural allowance likely to increase to reshape the rural economy

Posted: Jan. 01, 2022, 5:57 p.m. | Update: Jan. 02, 2022, 9:13 a.m. The allocation for the agricultural sector in the next budget is expected to see a significant increase as the government has taken various initiatives for this vital sector to ensure food security, increase farmers’ incomes and create …

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New Year to bring change to the rural economy | Main edition

The US economy is set to slow in 2022 compared to 2021, but economic growth will continue at a much above average rate. Consumers have fueled the economic recovery since mid-2020, and this will continue into the year ahead. Consumer spending is expected to grow another 4% to 5% in …

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Government bets big on agriculture to reshape rural economy

The allocation for the agricultural sector in the next budget is expected to see a significant increase as the government has taken various initiatives for this vital sector to ensure food security, increase farmers’ incomes and create jobs and thus improve the way of life of the people. rural poor. …

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Police warning rural community of Hertfordshire after £ 1,000 in tractor damage and a series of thefts

Herts Police have issued a warning to the county’s rural community after numerous incidents of theft and attempted theft of farm equipment. On the night of Wednesday, December 29 to Thursday, December 30, it is believed that a group of delinquents traveled to an area of ​​Maple Cross in an …

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Thieves target farm equipment in Three Rivers

About £ 1,000 of damage was caused to a tractor in Maple Cross as thieves attempted to steal equipment from it. Hertfordshire Constabulary said thieves targeted the vehicle on the night of Wednesday 29 December to Thursday 30 December. It is believed that they were attempting to remove the satellite …

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Get loans up to 3 Lakhs for breeding under the Pashu Kisan credit card

Pashu Kisan Credit Card 50,454 Kisan credit cards (KCC) have been distributed until December 17, 2021, as part of a national financial assistance program for breeders. The AHDF KCC national campaign started on November 15, 2021 and will run until February 15, 2022. According to the government, KCC camps are …

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Climate change concerns raised | Life on the farm

Alderman McCready said, “I have found all of the farmers I have spoken to were happy to have the opportunity to voice their concerns and discuss solutions. I also really appreciated the opportunity to talk to them. I support their efforts so far by trying to make their farms part …

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Pailin authorities urge the Ministry of Rural Development to implement a rural water sanitation project

The Provincial Director of Rural Water Supply, Health and Sanitation and Governor of Pailin Province encouraged the Department of Rural Development to continue its efforts to implement activities in the field of rural development. rural water and sanitation for all in 2023. Pailin Deputy Governor and Chairman of the Provincial …

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Rural development wants rural areas prepared for disasters | Agriculture

When a tornado, flood or other disaster strikes, rural leaders may not know that rural development can help. Molly Hammond, Acting State Director for Rural Development for Illinois, emphasizes that they don’t have to wait for disaster. In fact, it’s better if they don’t. “There are programs to prepare. They …

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Biden Appoints Sarah Waring Director of Rural Development for USDA in Vermont, New Hampshire | Community news

WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden appointed Sarah Waring to a major state leadership post on Wednesday. She will serve as state director of rural development in Vermont and New Hampshire, a title under the aegis of the United States Department of Agriculture. Waring replaces interim director of state Cheryl Ducharme, …

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Farming and beavers could help each other in Scotland

AFTER MONTHS of discussion, legal argument, and deliberation, the judicial review verdict we delivered at Trees for Life on beaver management returned from Sessional Court. While we understand the verdict is not clear to everyone, this is an opportunity to look ahead and create an approach to beaver management in …

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A step towards smart agriculture

Modern agriculture Smart agriculture and precision farming use technology to improve the efficiency and productivity of the farm-to-market process. IoT sensors are used in smart agriculture, often known as agricultural technology, to connect everything from irrigation systems to soils and animal production. While the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has announced …

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Why this rebellious rural community in northeastern Spain is fighting against wind farms

Vicente’s parents are no longer alive, but in the small stone town of Calaceite on a secluded Aragonese hill, he still remembers their stories very well. Vicente is 83 years old. He remembers how they spoke of the Spanish Civil War, of the fascists in green uniforms, of the militia, …

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Rice prices remain high despite an investment of 850 billion naira in rice cultivation

Nigeria may soon experience a food crisis as the price of rice, a major staple in the country, remains high despite huge government investments The farmers said that instead of injecting this money into rice cultivation, which has yielded little results, the country should instead use the same amount for …

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More FSA States, Rural Development Directors Appointed | 2021-12-29

The White House on Wednesday announced five new state-level appointments within the Department of Agriculture, including the Farm Service Agency’s state directors for Kentucky, Missouri and Nebraska. The USDA State Directors of Rural Development for Montana and the Joint Office for Vermont and New Hampshire have also been appointed. The …

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Kim Jong-Un announces “rural development” plan at 4th plenary meeting

North Korea on Monday (December 27th) opened the 4th plenary meeting of the 8th Central Committee of the ruling Workers’ Party. The country’s Supreme Leader, Kim Jong-Un, chaired the session on the second day of the plenary meeting. During the meeting, the party discussed measures that need to be taken …

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Rural Development Ministry to Adopt Bentong for Flood Recovery Activities, Minister Says | Malaysia

The east coast highway at kilometer 69.5 Karak-Bentong is impassable for vehicles due to flooding, December 19, 2021. – Bernama pic TEMERLOH, December 29 – The Ministry of Rural Development (KPLB) has designated Bentong district a flood-affected area to carry out post-flood rehabilitation activities, said its minister, Datuk Seri Mahdzir …

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3 big things today, December 29, 2021

1. Soybeans, weaker grains in the day-to-day trade Soybean and corn futures were down in overnight trading due to technical selling and some optimism about the rains in South America. Investors are likely to be settling their positions before the end of the year, with some having been in the …

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Ethiopia: Harnessing the fisheries sector alongside summer farming

As the homeland of various lakes, rivers and other water resources, Ethiopia is rich in fishery resources with over 175 different species. The fish resource in Ethiopia is found throughout the country, although it varies depending on the availability of water resources. Although fishing is a common agriculture in different …

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To promote natural agriculture, women become messengers: The Tribune India

Shimla, December 28 Rural women chosen as “Krishi Sakhis” (community resources) for agriculture-related activities under the National Rural Livelihoods Mission (NRLM) have become the messengers of natural agriculture in Himachal. . To raise awareness Natural agriculture cuts costs and improves nutrition and we need to break this psyche and educate …

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Dayak community leaders want rural development promise to come true

Dato Bernard Agan Assan KUCHING (December 29): The state government must ensure that the promise of development in rural areas comes true. This was expressed by Dayak community leaders interviewed by The Borneo Post here yesterday. Kuching’s Iban Temenggung, Dato Bernard Agan Assan, said he was happy that the long-awaited …

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Chhattisgarh’s rural economy grows with Gothan and Godhan Nyay Yojana

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail To share Listen to this article The rural economy has received a new impetus with the Gothan and Godhan Nyay project built in villages for the conservation and promotion of livestock by the government of Chhattisgarh. So far, cow dung worth over …

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David Baker to lead USDA’s local rural development agency

President Joe Biden recently announced the appointment of David Baker as USDA’s Director of Rural Development for Delaware / Maryland. Baker served for more than 33 years in the local government of Sussex County in Delaware as the chief financial officer and county administrator. During his tenure, Baker became familiar …

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The forces that will shape the rural economy in 2022

The US economy is set to slow in 2022 compared to 2021, but economic growth will continue at a much above average rate. Consumers have fueled the economic recovery since mid-2020 and this will continue into the coming year. Consumer spending is expected to grow another 4% to 5% in …

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AGRICULTURE: Murray appointed USDA State Director for Rural Development | Cultivate

SYRACUSE – President Joe Biden recently announced his intention to appoint Brian S. Murray as USDA’s state director for rural development in New York. “As the USDA continues to positively improve the lives of Americans every day, we welcome these talented individuals to advance our common mission,” said Secretary of …

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3 big things today, December 27, 2021

1. Soybeans and grains jump in the night trade Soybean and corn futures surged in trading overnight in the first session after the Christmas break amid concerns over the South American crops. Dry weather in Brazil and Argentina has raised concerns over soybeans and corn in South American countries. Weekend …

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Longford Leader Farming: ICMSA says water quality is ‘clearly’ improving

Commenting on the government’s latest nitrates proposals, ICMSA President Pat McCormack (pictured) described them as excessive and likely to affect the incomes of farmers – especially commercial family farmers – who he said were “The economic backbone of rural Ireland. And who are generally totally dependent on agriculture for their …

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USDA Announces Kyle Wilkens as State Director of Rural Development | News

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Peterboro native appointed USDA New York State Director of Rural Development – Oneida Dispatch

Peterboro, NY – President Joe Biden announced in December his appointment of Brian S. Murray as USDA’s state director for rural development in New York City. According to the USDA, state R&D directors serve as the chief executive officer of rural development in states and territories and are responsible for …

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Peterborough’s farm income drops to record high

Farming incomes in Peterborough fell to an all-time high last year. The National Farmers’ Union has said 2020 is a tough year for the industry, with farms across England losing more than £ 1 billion in revenue. Figures from the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs show total farming …

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Himachal ‘Krishi Sakhis’ now advocates natural agriculture

SHIMLA: Launched three years ago, Prakritik Kheti Khushhal Kisan Yojana, a state government funded program that supports natural agriculture, has now roped 502 ‘Krishi Sakhis or female farm friends, for training to boost production. agricultural at lower cost by natural means. They will also spread the message to other members …

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2021: What made the agricultural news in July and August?

Our 2021 review continues with a look at the months of July and August. The NFU Mutual Rural Crime Report revealed some interesting numbers, a used 1983 County 1474 tractor auctioned off for a staggering amount and Arla revealed data suggesting UK dairy farmers were among the most respectful of …

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Corporate agriculture: BoR Punjab sends policy document to cabinet – Pakistan

LAHORE: The Punjab’s Board of Revenue (BoR) has forwarded a detailed enterprise agricultural policy to the provincial cabinet for approval, reliable sources said. Once the cabinet puts its seal on it, the BoR would lease large tracts of land to interested parties, they added. According to sources, cultivable land would …

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