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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Rural development grants to impact W.Va.’s businesses | Newspaper

SHREWSBURY – U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the department is investing $ 633 million to reduce the impacts of climate change on rural communities. In West Virginia, $ 845,519 is invested in renewable energy and energy efficiency. “Rural America is on the front lines of climate change …

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One million jobs thanks to the presidential rural development program

The Chronicle Mashudu Netsianda, senior reporterTHE Presidential Rural Development Program, launched by President Mnangagwa in Jinjika village, Makorokoro region of Mangwe district, South Matabeleland, is expected to generate nearly one million jobs over the next two years and spur growth economic in rural areas. The program, which was launched last …

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Police use pepper balls, state penitentiary flap, rural development director

Creighton’s new athletic director takes the leap by following his heart. By Léo Adam Biga. Originally posted in NOISE. Reposted in The reader. Reed Moore’s Daily Rundown Happy song festivalBundle up and join today’s news by going door-to-door to spread the holiday cheer: According to the Omaha World-Herald, Omaha Police …

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The 9th modification of the rural development program was approved by the ATHENS Commission 9,84

The “green light” to the 9th amendment of the Rural Development Program (RDP) 2014-2020 has been given by the European Commission through which the additional resources for the transitional period 2021-2022 amounting to more than 2 billion euros are committed in terms of public expenditure (1.6 billion community participation). As …

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Longford Leader Farming: ICSA calls for GLAS extension deadline to be extended

ICSA Rural Development President Tim Farrell called on the Agriculture Department to extend the deadline for GLAS 1, 2 and 3 participants to renew their contracts to next year. “Participants were asked to respond by text message indicating whether they wished to continue with the program. However, the CAHI understands …

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Highlights of agricultural news ICYMI | Friday, December 17, 2021

It’s gone for the weekend after a week full of novelties. In case you missed it, here’s a recap of the latest coverage on Agriculture.com. By the numbers Soil testing can prevent the purchase and application of fertilizers where they are not needed. And with fertilizer prices soaring from where …

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Theresa Greenfield talks rural development in Osky | Iowa News

OSKALOOSA – With millions of dollars recently spent on rural development programs, Iowa State Director of Rural Development at the United States Department of Agriculture Theresa Greenfield is encouraging communities in Iowa consider partnerships with USDA for project funding. “From fire trucks to single-family homes to business sector loans to …

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Assistant Mayor Kate Bolz appointed USDA Rural Development Director | Regional government

Kate Bolz, assistant mayor of Lincoln Leirion Gaylor Baird and former state senator, will join the Biden administration as USDA’s rural development director for Nebraska. President Joe Biden appointed Bolz to the post on Friday and she will move to her new post, which will be based in Lincoln, at …

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Vice President Chiwenga welcomes Presidential Rural Development Program

The Chronicle Mashudu Netsianda, senior reporterVICE-PRESIDENT Constantino Chiwenga praised the presidential rural development program, saying it will play a critical role in reversing cross-border migration of communities living in areas along the border. The presidential rural development program, which was officially launched by President Mnangagwa on Wednesday in the village …

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Capito and Manchin announce over $ 23 million in USDA rural development loans and grants

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (RW.Va.) and Joe Manchin (DW.Va.), members of the Senate Appropriation Committee, today announced $ 23,367,889 in rural housing loans and community development grants from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). “West Virginia’s rural housing, clean water, and wastewater infrastructure needs are …

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Conference on Rural Development Initiatives in Aurangabad, Maharashtra: Good Practices and Challenges

The SM Sehgal Foundation hosted a conference to share good practices and challenges of rural development initiatives in Aurangabad, Maharashtra on December 16, 2021. Government, business and NGOs have worked together to address development challenges in Aurangabad District, located in the heart of Maharashtra, also known for its world famous …

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USDA Rural Development Appoints New Director for Maine, Rhiannon Hampson

Rhiannon Hampson has been appointed Maine director of the US Department of Agriculture’s rural development program, replacing Timothy Hobbs, who served as director of state under the Trump administration. Courtesy / USDA Rhiannon Hampson is USDA’s new State Director for Rural Development. Rural Development provides loans and grants to help …

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USDA Rural Development Welcomes Rhiannon Hampson as Maine State Director

WASHINGTON, DC – Rhiannon C. Hampson of Thomaston has been appointed state director of rural development in Maine. State directors are the directors general of the United States Department of Agriculture and Rural Development in the states and territories. With the guidance and support of the national office, state directors …

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Commercial agriculture with high value-added crops recommended to overcome post-graduation shocks

REZAUL KARIM | Posted: Dec. 14, 2021, 9:24 a.m. Boosting agricultural production and productivity and cultivating high-value, export-grade crops are seen as urgently needed to cushion possible external shocks to Bangladesh’s export trade in the post-LDC era. To this end, the researchers recommend that the government take steps to develop …

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USDA Announces Additional Agricultural and State Rural Development Service Agency Directors

WASHINGTON, December 13, 2021 – Today, President Joe Biden announced his intention to appoint four regional positions in the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), including two state executive directors of the Farm Service Agency (FSA) and two directors State Rural Development (RD). “As the USDA continues to positively improve …

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Shahid participates in the international conference on transhumance and rural development in Albania

New Delhi, December 11 (KNS): The Secretary of the Department of Tribal Affairs, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary participated in the two-day international conference on transhumance and rural development organized by the Republic of Albania in Shkoder, where more from a dozen countries discussed common strategies for population migration. The unique …

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Shrimp farming offers many chances of recovery | Business

A shrimp farm in My Xuyen district, Soc Trang province in the Mekong Delta (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – There are now many favorable conditions for shrimp exportincluding rising prices – an important factor for processors and exporters to recover quickly after a long time social distancing period. Deputy Agriculture …

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Poots pledges £ 14million in environmental farming projects

Some 500 farmers are expected to give the green light to environmental farming projects with funding estimated at £ 14million, the Northern Ireland Minister for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs has announced, Edwin Poots. As part of the fifth cycle of the Environmental Agriculture Program (EFS) of the Ministry of …

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“It is thanks to agriculture that our ancestors made us what we are today”

The District Director General (DCE) of Bole District in the Savannah Region, Ms. Veronica Alele Heming, said it was refreshing to recognize farmers and fishermen for the huge role they play in socio development. -economic of the country. She said; “Ghanaians owe a huge debt of gratitude to our farmers …

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Rural Development invests $ 845,000 in grants for climate-smart infrastructure

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) – The USDA announced an investment of $ 845,519 in West Virginia to reduce the impacts of climate change on rural communities, Secretary Tom Vilsack said Monday. As part of the Build Back Better program, the Biden-Harris administration has made investing in rural communities, creating well-paying jobs …

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Cultivate a miracle | City News, The Indian Express

“Listen, don’t forget to bring Chamatkar when you get home. “ Ram Singh gives these instructions to the caller and disconnects the phone. Then, his eyes sparkling, he begins to think of his potentially bountiful potato crop for which he needs this Chamatkar, a chemical fertilizer. The 59-year-old does not …

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Man with 40 years of farming experience named Kumasi Metropolitan Best Farmer

Mr. Andrews Amankwaah Mr. Andrews Amankwaah, a 62-year-old mixed farmer, was named the best farmer of 2021 for Kumasi at the 37th National Farmers Day celebration, held in Sokoban. The winner, who has been engaged in agriculture for over 40 years, received as a prize a tricycle, wax print, latex …

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BM: Cooperatives, the key to dynamic agriculture

STRONG producer groups are essential for a thriving agricultural sector in the Philippines, according to a new report from the World Bank (WB). The WB said in a statement on Friday that its report found that grouping and organizing small farmers into cooperatives and various types of producer organizations, as …

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Odisha Forestry Department and OLM Partner for Multi-Farm Business in Koraput – The New Indian Express

Through Express news service JEYPORE: The district unit of the Odisha Livelihood Mission (OLM) in partnership with the Divisional Forest Office of Jeypore, started the cultivation of pineapples in the middle of a bamboo plantation as part of a valuable project added in the village of Nuagada under the chain …

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Strong producer organizations are the key to a vibrant agricultural sector

Increasing agricultural production among smallholder farmers by grouping and organizing them into cooperatives and various types of producer organizations, and forging partnerships with agribusiness companies can help increase their incomes and subsequently stimulate social transformation. -economics of the Philippine countryside. A report titled “Realizing Scale in Smallholder-Based Agriculture: Policy Options …

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FAO unveils new technical platform for family farming – world

Santiago / Rome – Family farms represent 90 percent of all agricultural holdings in the world, covering a wide range of production systems and people, and their flourishing is essential to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) number 1 (no poverty) ), 2 (no hunger) and 10 (Reduction of inequalities). . …

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IIM Indore and Panchayat and Rural Development sign Memorandum of Understanding

Indore: The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore signs a memorandum of understanding with the Panchayat and Rural Development Department to facilitate the promotion of an ecosystem for the marketing of SHG products in business centers. The collaboration aims to operate 50,000 crore business in Madhya Pradesh. The objective of …

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Ministry of Rural Development allocates RM 1.25 billion for infrastructure projects in Sabah next year | Malaysia

Rural Development Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid said the projects included road infrastructure, water supply, electricity supply as well as initiatives aimed at ensuring the well-being of the population, such as house repair. – Photo by Bernama PAPAR, November 29 – The Ministry of Rural Development (KPLB) has allocated RM1.25 …

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Williamsburg County Included in US $ 222 Million Rural Community Infrastructure Investment | News

Projects include $ 3.7 million for rural health care, food security and emergency response services in South Carolina Columbia, South Carolina, November 19, 2021 – United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Under Secretary of State for Rural Development Xochitl Torres Small today announced that USDA is investing $ 222 million …

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Warner and Kaine announce $ 5.4 million for rural community infrastructure

Posted on Sunday, November 28, 2021 at 9:39 a.m. Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on iTunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising requests: [email protected] (© josephsjacobs – stock.adobe.com) US Senators Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine …

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Safari hunting companies urged to consider human rights-based rural development

Emmanuel KoroGone are the days of seasonally focused employment of a handful of locals and distributing a few pieces of protein-rich game meat. This development approach is unfair to African hunting communities who suffer from the socio-economic costs of coexistence with wildlife. They deserve ongoing investments and life changing benefits …

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USDA Invests $ 222 Million in Rural Community Infrastructure to Help People in 44 States, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands and Puerto Rico

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Under Secretary of State for Rural Development Xochitl Torres Small announced today that USDA invests $ 222 million to build and improve critical community facilities (PDF, 729 KB) in 44 states, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands and Puerto Rico. This community infrastructure funding will …

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Cannabis cultivation is a future reality, but the state con …

The new hemp regulations recently announced by Agrarian Reform and Rural Development Minister Thoko Didiza are his department’s attempt to reap the fruit perceived to be within reach of industrial cannabis. And yet, they only serve to create additional elitist barriers to entry and entrench the colonization of cannabis by …

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Searca launches books on agriculture and rural development

THE Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Studies and Research in Agriculture (Searca) has launched three new publications documenting the experiences and results of its sustainable agriculture and rural development initiatives. Titled Defending Inclusive and Sustainable Agricultural and Rural Development in Southeast Asia: Searca’s 10th Five-Year Plan Plus One In …

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The Ministry of Rural Development launches the 2021-2025 digitalization strategic plan

PUTRAJAYA (November 24): The 2021-2025 Digitization Strategic Plan (PSP) of the Ministry of Rural Development (KPLB) was launched on Wednesday November 24 for the implementation of information and communication technologies initiatives. communication (ICT) for rural communities, involving an allocation of 28 million ringgit. Rural Development Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid …

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“Rural / community banks need more support to stimulate local development”

ARB Apex Bank Acting Managing Director Mr. Alex Kwasi Awuah called on rural communities to pay more attention to the activities of Rural and Community Banks (RCBs). He said that the impact of the BCRs on rural development has been significant and therefore it is important that community members give …

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Rural development wants rural areas prepared for disasters | New

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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Capito and Manchin Announce $ 2.4 Million in USDA Rural Development Funding

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (RW.Va.) and Joe Manchin (DW.Va.), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $ 2,409,700 in grants and loans for the Rural Development Housing Preservation Program of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). and Community Facilities Program. This support will help …

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Solomon Islands Ministry of Rural Development clarifies disbursement of Constituency Development Fund

Tuesday November 23, 2021, 6:38 p.m.Press Release: Solomon Islands Ministry of Rural Development The Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) said that the recent release of $ 90 million in financial assistance from the Constituency Development Fund program approved by the 2020 budget and funded with support from the People’s Republic …

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USDA invests over $ 1 million in rural community infrastructure to improve Missouri Ozark Radio News

Projects will benefit over 25,000 people in rural Missouri WILLARD, MO, November 19, 2021 – United States Department of Agriculture (USDAMissouri Acting State Director of Rural Development Dr. Clark Thomas announced that $ 1,116,490 is being invested in nine statewide projects to improve essential community services and infrastructure in Missouri …

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The Ohio Rural Community Assistance Program spearheads the Cinnamon Lake sewer project

West Salem wastewater treatment plant seen here Thursday, November 18, 2021. TOM E. PUSKAR / TIMES-GAZETTE.COM WEST SALEM – Cinnamon Lake and West Salem have received a $ 1 million grant from the State of Ohio, which will be used to upgrade their water infrastructure. Ashland receives large grants: The …

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Sabah and S’wak get 60% of rural development funds | Daily Express Online

Sabah and S’wak get 60% of rural development funds Posted on: Saturday, November 20, 2021 By: Bernama Text size: Kuala Lumpur: Sabah and Sarawak received 60pc of the allocation for rural development and 85pc of the amount allocated for the upgrading of dilapidated schools from the 2022 budget, apart from …

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Laurel County Students Graduate Center for Rural Development Youth Programs | Local News

Four Laurel County students graduated from the Rogers Scholars and Rogers Explorers programs over the summer hosted by the Center for Rural Development. Rogers Fellows South Laurel High School student Emily Cox graduated from the Rogers Scholars program at Morehead State University in July. Cox is the daughter of Todd …

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Biden Appeals to Greenfield to Lead USDA Rural Development in Iowa | Govt. & Politics

Former Democratic candidate for the US Senate, Theresa Greenfield, has been appointed as the state director of USDA Rural Development in Iowa. President Joe Biden on Thursday announced plans to appoint Greenfield to lead the agency’s efforts in Iowa to improve the economy and quality of life in rural America. …

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USDA invests $ 222 million in rural community infrastructure to help people in 44 states, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands and Puerto Rico

Projects include $ 132 million for rural health care, food security and emergency response services WILLARD, Monday November 19, 2021 – United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Under Secretary of State for Rural Development Xochitl Torres Small today announced that USDA is investing $ 222 million to build and improve …

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Biden Chooses Greenfield to Lead USDA Rural Development in Iowa | Government-and-politics

JAMES LYNCH Courrier Des Moines Office Former Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Theresa Greenfield has been appointed USDA State Director of Rural Development in Iowa. President Joe Biden on Thursday announced plans to appoint Greenfield to lead the agency’s efforts in Iowa to improve the economy and quality of life in …

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Biden Appeals to Greenfield to Lead USDA Rural Development in Iowa | Government-and-politics

James Q. Lynch Gazette Des Moines Office Former Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Theresa Greenfield has been appointed USDA State Director of Rural Development in Iowa. President Joe Biden on Thursday announced plans to appoint Greenfield to lead the agency’s efforts in Iowa to improve the economy and quality of life …

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Biden Appeals to Greenfield to Lead USDA Rural Development in Iowa | State

Former Democratic candidate for the US Senate, Theresa Greenfield, has been appointed as the state director of USDA Rural Development in Iowa. President Joe Biden on Thursday announced plans to appoint Greenfield to lead the agency’s efforts in Iowa to improve the economy and quality of life in rural America. …

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Biden Appoints Greenfield as USDA Rural Development Director in Iowa

Theresa Greenfield, the 2020 Democratic candidate for the US Senate, was appointed USDA Director of Rural Development for Iowa by President Joe Biden on Thursday, November 18, 2021. (The Gazette) Former Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Theresa Greenfield has been appointed USDA State Director of Rural Development in Iowa. President Joe …

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Accelerated rural development takes shape

The herald Lovemore Chikova’s Development Dialogue Rural areas of Zimbabwe were marginalized for a long time, such a practice reaching its peak in colonial times, when successive racist governments paid little attention to the areas where people lived. However, rural areas have a potential to revive the development of the …

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Budget 2022: Sabah and Sarawak Receive 60% of Rural Development Allocation Plus RMB 500 Million Additional, Finance Minister Says | Malaysia

Finance Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Zafrul Abdul Aziz said the two states received the highest amount from the federal government with a total allocation of RM2.43 billion, more than 30%, with Sabah receiving 1, RM16 billion and Sarawak RM 1.27 billion. . – Photo by Bernama KUALA LUMPUR, November 18 …

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Ireland to host OECD Rural Development Conference

Minister Heather Humphreys Rural and Community Development Minister Heather Humphreys has announced that Ireland will host the 13th OECD International Conference on Rural Development in 2022. The conference in Ireland will bring together more than 250 delegates, including ministers, policy makers and practitioners from across the OECD region, to discuss …

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Theresa Greenfield to lead rural development in Iowa; Matt Russell as Head of the State Farm Service Agency

President Joe Biden has appointed Theresa Greenfield, the Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate who lost to incumbent Republican Joni Ernst last year, as the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s rural development director for Iowa. Matt Russell, director of Iowa Interfaith Power & Light, a statewide climate action organization, also received …

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Ireland to host major international rural development conference in 2022

Rural and Community Development Minister Heather Humphreys TD today announced that Ireland will host the 13th OECD International Conference on Rural Development in 2022. The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is an intergovernmental economic organization of 38 member countries, founded in 1961 to stimulate economic progress and global …

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National conference on the impact of LEADER on rural development

Over 400 delegates will gather today (Monday 15 November) for an online conference to celebrate the impact of the LEADER program on rural development in Ireland over the past 30 years. The event, organized by the National Rural Network (RRN), will include contributions from a range of rural development experts …

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MI Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development Approves 2022 Farm Management Practices | News, Sports, Jobs

LANSING — During their regular meeting, the Michigan Commission on Agriculture and Rural Development approved draft 2022 Generally Accepted Agricultural and Management Practices (GAAMPs). GAAMPs are reviewed annually by committees composed of various experts and revised or updated as necessary. “The committees have done a terrific job updating the 2022 …

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Lawyer drops case amid Chevron Rural Development Foundation crisis

Posted November 13, 2021 The leadership crisis gripping host communities of Chevron Nigeria Limited in the Brass and South Ijaw local government areas of Bayelsa State has taken a new turn with suspended six-member lawyer Foubai Pereyi, withdrawing his representation in their trial. The eight oil producing communities consisting of …

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Rural development can be sustainable

Developing sustainable rural hamlets and villages will not only help counter urbanization, but will also help create livelihoods in rural areas where 40% of South Africans live, said rural development firm Crossways Farm. Village, co-developer Dr Chris Mulder said this week. Cities around the world have developed from villages that …

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Governor Ishaku reaffirms commitment to rural development – The Sun Nigeria

Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to ensuring that development is supported in every part of the state, especially in rural areas that have suffered neglect over the years. The Governor made the commitment in Jalingo during the Stakeholder Awareness Workshop on Relaunching COVID-19 …

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Axne and USDA Rural Development announce investments in rural energy – KIWARadio.com

IARN – Iowa Third District Congresswoman Cindy Axne and USDA Under Secretary for Rural Development Xochitl Torres Small announced new energy investments in Iowa’s biofuels as part of of the Rural Energy for America (REAP) program. Axne and Torres Small were joined by stakeholders from the Iowa renewable fuels community …

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SpaceX Rural Development Project in India

Starlink will play an important role in catalyzing rural development in India.Sanjay Bhargava, Starlink National Director for India at SpaceX (The source) SpaceX Starlink is evolving rapidly in India. Last April, they announced they would be offering service in 2022 and started accepting pre-orders. In July, SpaceX committed to manufacturing …

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Rural development wants rural areas prepared for disasters | Local News

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, points out that they don’t have to wait for disaster. In fact, it’s better if they don’t. “There are programs to prepare. …

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Some $ 450 million allocated to rural development projects

TEHRAN – A budget of 19 trillion rials (about $ 450 million at the official exchange rate) has been allocated for rural development projects across the country, Ali Nikzad, director of the Housing Foundation, said on Monday. cited by IRNA. The funding will be spent on building roads, schools, mosques …

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Illinois Rural Development offers a guide to accessing program funds

Rural areas can seek help from USDA Rural Development in the event of floods or other disasters. A recently published resource guide groups some 40 programs and eligibility into categories of assistance. When a tornado, flood or other disaster strikes, rural leaders may not know that rural development can help. …

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Is “managed retirement” the new wave of rural development?

I generally write about the impact climate change has (and will have) on production agriculture. This week, however, I take a slightly different path and focus on another area of ​​USDA activity – rural development. I recently came across an interesting article that discussed the concept of a climate change …

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USDA Rural Development Representative Axne and Torres Small Announce $ 250,000 Grant for Atlantic’s Elite Octane Ethanol Plant

Today, Congressman Cindy Axne (IA-03) joined the USDA Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development Xochitl Torres Small at Elite Octane’s Atlantic dry ethanol plant to announce a $ 250,000 energy efficiency grant funded by the Rural Energy for America Program (REAP). The REAP grant will be used by Elite …

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secretary of the Ministry of Rural Development, interacts with community resource persons (CRP) within the framework of the start-up villages entrepreneurship program (SVEP) within the framework of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav | Odisha News | Latest Odisha News

New Delhi: As part of the “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” program, as part of the start-up village entrepreneurship program, 75 community resource persons – Business promotion (CRP-EP) certified after the training are offered to be inducted from October 29 to November 4, 2021 To this end, on November 1, 2021, …

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Zimbabwe: Value-added plants key to rural development

Agriculture, Environment & Innovations Editor For a long time, adding value has been part of Zimbabwe’s development language, embedded in large economic projects and short and long term goals. But the slowness of action and implementation has drained the real sense of added value and the government’s ability to meet …

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Ministry of Rural Development signs MoU with Flipkart – India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

New Delhi: Flipkart, India’s e-commerce marketplace, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of India’s Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), for their ambitious Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihood Mission (DAY-NRLM), to help empower local businesses and self-help groups (SHGs) – especially those run by women – …

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Creating wealth through rural development

Through Garba Ibrahim Poverty has become a major and undisputed socio-economic problem in most countries, especially developing countries. In Nigeria, despite its abundant agricultural resources and oil wealth, poverty is widespread in the country. The population lives below the poverty line, and social services and infrastructure are limited. Poor rural …

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Flipkart Partners with Ministry of Rural Development to Engage Women in E-Commerce

The DAY-NRLM program with its reach in 6,768 blocks in 706 districts in the 28 states and 6 Union Territories has 7.84 crore of women mobilized in more than 71 lakh SHG, said Flipkart. Ease of doing business for MSMEs: Walmart-owned Flipkart on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding with …

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The OMT / BCC Forum highlights gastronomic tourism as a driver of rural development

The 6th edition of the UNWTO World Food Tourism Forum, held in Bruges, Flanders (Belgium, October 31-November 2), focused on the sector’s unique ability to support business rural areas, create jobs and protect and promote culture and heritage. For the first time, the Forum, organized by the UNWTO and the …

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flipkart: the Ministry of Rural Development partners with Flipkart to sell products made by artisans

The Ministry of Rural Development has partnered with e-commerce giant Flipkart to sell products made by millions of artisans under the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihood Mission (DAY-NRLM) program on the e-commerce platform . This move will help artisans reach 10 crore of existing Flipkart customers, greatly increasing …

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Six members of the Chevron rural development foundation suspended

Posted November 1, 2021 Host communities of Chevron Nigeria Limited in the Brass and South Ijaw local government areas of Bayelsa State, under the auspices of the KEFFES Rural Development Foundation, suspended six members of the group for having allegedly attempted to misinterpret the decision of a state High Court …

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Rural development programs will ensure women associated with self-help groups earn ₹ 1 lakh per year: government

The central government aims to ensure that women associated with self-help groups (SHGs) are soon able to earn at least ??1 lakh per year, the Ministry of Rural Development said in a statement on Saturday. “To put more emphasis on moving women to the higher economic order, the government has …

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Expo 2020 Dubai Urban and Rural Development Week to explore resilient and sustainable habitats

Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Managing Director of Expo 2020 Dubai. Image Credit: Gulf News Archives Dubai: As global population growth continues to challenge existing cities and communities around the world, Expo 2020 Dubai brings together leaders, experts and citizens to explore how we …

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Emirates News Agency – Expo 2020 Dubai Urban and Rural Development Week explores resilient and sustainable habitats

DUBAI, October 30, 2021 (WAM) – As global population growth continues to challenge existing cities and communities around the world, Expo 2020 Dubai brings together leaders, experts and citizens to explore how we need to transform the how we move, build, consume and live in the habitats of the future. …

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Monaghan receives 5 million euros to advance its projects

A number of rural development projects were opened today (Friday, October 29) in County Monaghan as part of Our rural future, the government’s rural development strategy, which aims to revitalize towns and villages. These projects, benefiting from a combined investment of over 5 million euros through the Regeneration and Rural …

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Check which banks offer goat breeding loans

Goats in the field Goat Farm Loan is a type of working capital loan used for the management and rearing of livestock. Goat Farming Business requires a certain amount to start. To meet working capital requirements and maintain healthy cash flow, customers can opt for goat farming offered by various …

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Wealth creation through rural development

The fight against poverty, which has remained a major and overwhelming socio-economic problem in most countries of the world, especially developing countries, is one of the major concerns of responsible governments. While some governments tend to view poverty as a purely economic problem that could be overcome through carefully planned …

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Alta. organizes rural development meetings

The Government of Alberta wants to hear from rural leaders on how best to promote economic recovery and development after what was the province’s worst downturn in nearly a century. More than 20 online meetings will take place from late October to December targeting more than 900 different stakeholders and …

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Hyde-Smith Receives $ 1.87 Million From USDA Rural Development Grants | Mississippi Politics and News

Grants awarded for distance learning and telehealth projects in three Mississippi school districts Today, U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith announced more than $ 1.87 million in grants for distance learning and telehealth networks in three rural Mississippi school districts. The USDA Rural Development Approved Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Program provides …

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USDA Undersecretary Xochitl Torres Small brings new enthusiasm to rural development – Agweek

From investing in broadband, water, sewer, community facilities and housing, the person who oversees the rural development mission area at the U.S. Department of Agriculture has a wide range of responsibilities. But for the past four years, that position has not been filled because former secretary Sonny Perdue decided against …

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China welcomes participation in rural development

Abuluoha Village, the last Chinese village without a road, is connected to the outside world with its new road in Butuo County, Sichuan Province, as seen in June 2020. [Photo/XINHUA] China welcomes the participation of more countries in the Global Development Initiative and is ready to work with the international …

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