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Lake Superior Community Partnership CEO Sarah Lucas Appointed Rural Development Assistant

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

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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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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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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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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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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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“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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Government’s poorly planned organic farming policy upsets rice farmers – Eurasia Review

By R. M. Samanmalee Swarnalatha The Sri Lankan government’s ill-planned organic farming policy that banned the use of chemical fertilizers on farms has upset farmers in this rice-growing heartland and a political stronghold of the ruling coalition. The policy has also drawn criticism from agricultural experts, who warn that Sri …

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Network of tourist villages: new hope for the rural economy through J&K

SRINAGAR- The Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir is known worldwide for tourism and the tourism sector is one of the major contributors to J&K’s GDP. The tourism industry earns huge foreign exchange and provides jobs for thousands of unemployed young people. In order to enhance and harness the potential …

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The 75 villages of J&K are developed to promote the rural economy

The Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir is known worldwide for tourism and the tourism sector is one of the major contributors to J&K’s GDP.The tourism industry brings in huge foreign exchange and provides jobs for thousands of unemployed young people. In order to enhance and harness the potential of …

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Tourist Village Network: new hope for the rural economy through J&K

The Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir is known worldwide for tourism and the tourism sector is one of the major contributors to J&K’s GDP. The tourism industry brings in huge foreign exchange and provides jobs for thousands of unemployed young people. In order to enhance and harness the potential …

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Our goal is to strengthen small farmers, the rural economy:

We are heading towards a new world order after the Covid pandemic, says PM Modi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses Lok Sabha in New Delhi on Monday. (Photo: NNA) Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke about the need to empower smallholder farmers in his speech to parliament on Monday. “We need …

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Government to boost rural economy with tourism in state

In an attempt to develop tourism as an industry in the state so that more people can generate money from it, the state government has formulated a new tourism policy to attract private investment into the tourism sector with the aim of attracting tourists to the state and providing them …

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A recipe for deepening the distress of the rural economy

The general consensus on the state of the Indian economy can be summarized as follows: the economy was in a deep crisis even before the disruption caused by the pandemic. Second, the crisis is not due to supply constraints but to insufficient demand, especially in the rural economy. Recent evidence …

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NFU President: Farmers are pawns in Brexit negotiations | Agriculture

The chairman of the National Farmers’ Union has accused the government of using UK food producers as a ‘pawn’ in post-Brexit trade deals. Minette Batters, who has led the organization representing British farmers since 2018, said ‘the world’s most prized food market’ had been ‘handed over for nothing’ by ministers, …

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Vilsack takes stock of the rural economy

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack sat in the hot seat for several hours of questions from members of the House Agriculture Committee on Thursday, January 20. In his rural economy update for members, he provided updates on many key questions posed by members, including animal biotechnology, support for biofuels, pandemic and …

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Bankers survey: rural economy remains strong in 10 states

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The economy of rural areas in 10 Plains and western states remains strong, according to a new monthly survey of bankers in the region released Thursday, but those bankers said they are increasingly concerned about the rising costs associated with operating farms. The Rural Main Street …

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Bankers Survey: Rural Economy Remains Strong in 10 States | Economic news

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The economy of rural areas in 10 Plains and western states remains strong, according to a new monthly survey of bankers in the region released Thursday, but those bankers said they are increasingly concerned about the rising costs associated with operating farms. The Rural Main Street …

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Bankers Survey: Rural economy remains strong in 10 states | Illinois News

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The economy of rural areas in 10 Plains and western states remains strong, according to a new monthly survey of bankers in the region released Thursday, but those bankers said they are increasingly concerned about the rising costs associated with operating farms. The Rural Main Street …

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Prime Minister Modi’s Banas Dairy project aims to strengthen the rural economy – Gaonconnection

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, December 23, laid the foundation stone for Banas Dairy Sankul in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. This decision is expected to strengthen the rural economy and increase the income of farmers in the region. “Strengthening the Indian dairy sector is one of our government’s top priorities. In …

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‘Gauthan’ products boost rural Chhattisgarh economy – The New Indian Express

Express news service RAIPUR: Disposable, unused cow dung purchased by the Chhattisgarh government from livestock owners and villagers has opened up employment opportunities and has the potential to boost the rural economy. Various products are being prepared in Gauthans (stable premises) and the state government will now develop them into …

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Launch of consultation on future agricultural policy proposals for Northern Ireland

Minister Poots is pictured with (left to right) Victor Chestnutt, president of the Ulster Farmers’ Union and Robert Workman, farmer in Larne. The consultation solicits stakeholder views on the policy proposals being developed to achieve the four key outcomes of the Future Strategic Framework for Agriculture portfolio, released by the …

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Rural Iowa Economy Continues to Grow With High Farmland Prices

Rural Iowa’s economy continued to grow in December behind the continued strengthening in the value of farmland, according to a monthly survey of rural bankers. According to Creighton University Rural Main Street Index, the Iowa index improved this month to 71.4 from 70.9 in November. A major factor in this …

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Iowa’s rural economy continues to grow with high farmland prices

Iowa’s rural economy continued to grow in December as farmland values ​​continued to strengthen, according to a monthly survey of rural bankers. According to Creighton University Rural Main Street Index, the Iowa index improved this month to 71.4 from 70.9 in November. A big contributing factor to that was a …

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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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With decent work and a sustainable model, aquaculture could feed the world

© Chosa Mweemba / WorldFish GENEVA (ILO Info) – Harnessing the potential of aquaculture to effectively help feed the growing world population in the decades to come will require concerted efforts to promote sustainable businesses and decent work for its workforce. These are the main conclusions of the technical meeting …

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The impact of hard Brexit is just starting to be felt, says agriculture chief

The impact of a much harsher form of Brexit than promised has restricted access to key agricultural export markets on the continent in a way that is only starting to be felt, according to the President from FUW, Glyn Roberts, in her year-end speech. Mr Roberts also said the ongoing …

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Relaunching oxcart races to boost rural economy: Maharshtra Minister Sunil Kedar | Nagpur News

NAGPUR: Maharashtra’s Livestock Minister Sunil Kedar on Thursday welcomed the Supreme Court’s decision to lift the ban on oxcart racing, saying it would significantly boost the rural economy. The Supreme Court’s decision was celebrated by farmers distributing sweets in rural areas of the region. In Nagpur district, these races were …

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SC lifts bullock cart racing ban: rural economy likely wins

PUNE In a major reprieve granted to the government of Maharashtra, the Supreme Court on Thursday lifted the ban on oxcart racing in the state, four years after his stay. Races must be conducted in accordance with the rules and amendments thereto to the Animal Cruelty Prevention Act in accordance …

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Opportunities to innovate and collaborate for rural development using decentralized renewable energies

Over the years, India’s economic development has been largely uneven due to the lack of reliable, uninterrupted and affordable energy in different parts of the country, especially in rural areas. Rural India, which accounts for two-thirds of India’s population, continues to suffer from power outages and limited access to energy, …

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Findhorn Bay Arts wins Scottish Highlands and Islands Rural Economy Rural Creative Award

Kresanna Aigner (center), Grace Green (right) and Jenna Brown (left) with the SHIRE Prize from Findhorn Bay Arts. A FORRES-based company won a Highlands and Scottish Isles Rural Economy (SHIRE) award for their community work. Findhorn Bay Arts (FBA) was named winner in the ‘Rural Creative’ category in an online …

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Ayensu Starch Factory to transform rural economy with 5,000 jobs

The rejuvenated Ayensu Starch company is currently undergoing a trial run and is expected to start fully operating from January 2022. The plant will produce 60 metric tonnes of food grade tapioca starch daily at full operational capacity and is expected to create at least 5,000 jobs. Mr Evans Ayim, …

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Temporary on-farm campsites inject £ 25million into rural economy

Temporary campsites set up on farms have given a boost to Britain’s rural economy, but many companies fear that authorized development rights will soon be canceled. Temporary on-farm campsites across the UK have generated more than £ 25million in the past twelve months, according to figures from Pitchup.com. And it …

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INTERVIEW | Agriculture has become a lucrative profession: Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel

Through Express news service From the Gauthan ploy to the claims of soft Hindutva, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel spoke on a wide range of issues with The New Indian Express group’s editorial director, Prabhu Chawla, at the Kisan and Kisan summit. the award ceremony held in Raipur. You have …

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Investing in the rural economy and human capital to achieve sustainable poverty reduction in Niger

NIAMEY, December 3, 2021 – A new report from the World Bank highlights a significant reduction in poverty in Niger between 2014 and 2019. During this period, the proportion of the population living in poverty decreased by 5.4 percentage points, falling to 40.8% in 2019. In addition, the poorest households …

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It’s up to us to create the future of the rural economy with Harper Macleod

Chris Kerr, Senior Partner for Highlands, Islands & Moray, Harper Macloed LLP. Chris Kerr is a partner at Harper Macleod and leads the firm’s rural economy team. Here he reflects on some of the key themes that emerged from the recent Scottish Highlands and Islands Rural Economy Conference and Awards …

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The future of the rural economy is ours to create with Harper Macleod

Chris Kerr, Senior Partner for Highlands, Islands & Moray, Harper Macloed LLP. Chris Kerr is a partner at Harper Macleod and leads the firm’s rural economy team. Here he reflects on some of the main themes that emerged from the recent Scottish Highlands and Islands Rural Economy Conference and Awards …

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SNAP spending and the rural economy | Opinion

The Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program, or SNAP, is often misunderstood as favoring urban residents over rural ones. Formerly known as food stamps, a new study analyzing this program shows that the opposite may be true. SNAP makes nutrition assistance payments to 1 in 8 Americans every month. About 16% of …

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SNAP spending and the rural economy | News, Sports, Jobs

The Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program, or SNAP, is often misunderstood as favoring urban residents over rural ones. Formerly known as food stamps, a new study analyzing this program shows that the opposite may be true. SNAP makes nutritional assistance payments to one in eight Americans every month. About 16% of …

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Food and Drink – The Heart of North Devon’s Rural Economy

Posted: 1:00 a.m. on November 26, 2021 We are now starting to understand where the big winners and losers stand after leaving the EU and the devastating experience of Covid-19. There is no doubt that one of the greatest opportunities arising from this is the potential for the development of …

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NDPC boss calls for robust rural economy for AfCFTA

Press releases of Thursday, November 25, 2021 Source: African single market 2021-11-25 Director General of the National Development Planning Commission, Dr. Kodjo Mensah-Abrampa The Director General of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), Dr Kodjo Mensah-Abrampa, called on the metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies (MMDA) to create sustainable enterprises at …

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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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“The rural economy is fed up with kicking in the shins”

The annual IOD Jersey Executives Luncheon takes place on November 25. This is an opportunity for the former, current and future leaders of our island to help inform the debate ahead of next year’s elections. All sectors of the industry are encouraged to get involved as we try to get …

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The dairy sector plays a crucial role in the rural economy

Dairy products are one of the important sectors of the rural economy which contributes to the economic condition of 80 million landless, small and marginal farming households. On November 26, 2014, National Milk Day was celebrated for the first time to commemorate the birthday of Dr. Verghese Kurien, the father …

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Reforms could cost rural economy more than € 1 billion, IFA chairman says after farmers in Carlow, Kilkenny and beyond took part in weekend protest

Image: @jimmulh Twitter The farming community of Carlow and Kilkenny was well represented at yesterday’s protest in Dublin. Industry players were warned that they were “really scared” for their future and feared that climate action would lead to reduced production. To highlight those fears, a protest was due to take …

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Renewable Energy Helping Country and Boosting Rural Economy, CEO Says | Agriculture News

The CEO of Growth Energy, the country’s largest ethanol trade association, says her industry provides a critical path to meeting climate goals by working in partnership with farmers. Emily Skor, whose association represents production plants and trading partners, met with the United States House of Agriculture subcommittee on commodity trading …

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New CLA president promises to defend rural economy

THE new CLA president has pledged to defend the rural economy during his two-year presidency. Mark Tufnell, who succeeds Northumberland landowner Mark Bridgeman as the 55th president in the association’s 114-year history, has identified three priorities that will be at the heart of his mandate: Help farmers and landowners move …

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Survey shows continued growth of rural economy in November

OMAHA, Neb. – Economy in rural areas of 10 plains and western states remains on the rise, but confidence in the future of the economy continues to decline, new monthly survey of area bankers released Thursday. Rural Mainstreet’s overall economic index rose in November to 67.7 from 66.1 in October. …

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survey shows continued growth of rural economy in November | Nebraska News

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The economy in rural 10 plains and western states remains on the rise, but confidence in the future of the economy continues to decline, according to a new monthly banker survey of the region released Thursday. Rural Mainstreet’s overall economic index rose in November to 67.7 …

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Goat farming brings solvency to poor families in Chuadanga

The internationally renowned black Bengal goat, known as the poor man’s cow, has played an important role in reducing poverty in Chuadanga A B Although several species of goats are found in Chuadanga, around 70% of them are Black Bengal goats. Just three years ago, Lima Khatun faced extreme poverty …

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How Unique Cow Dung Products Improve Rural Chhattisgarh Economy

Cow dung products Unused cow dung is purchased by the state from livestock owners and villagers. This has opened up various business activities that generate employment and the potential to stimulate the rural economy. As part of the “Gaudhan Nyay Yojana” program launched last year, the government of Bhupesh Baghel …

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Vice-President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu underlines the important role of the rural economy in the growth of the country | Odisha News | Latest Odisha News

New Delhi: Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu today highlighted the important role of the rural economy in the country’s progress and said that it is inextricably linked to the well-being of farmers. Commending farmers for standing side by side with other frontline warriors during the pandemic and for securing record …

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2021 Scottish Highlands and Islands Rural Economy (SHIRE) awards attract new record number of admissions

Highland News and Media Columnist Nicky Marr’s 2019 co-hosts and Highlands, Islands and Moray partner and team leader Chris Kerr with Harper Macleod LLP will return to host this year’s online event. With the nomination deadline passed, it is now up to the Scottish Highlands and Islands Rural Economy (SHIRE) …

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Vision to help Exmoor’s rural economy thrive

A new shared vision for Exmoor’s rural economy will be unveiled at an event for businesses and organizations. Exmoor-based businesses are invited to the event sponsored by rural broadband provider Airband at Knowle Manor near Timberscombe on November 23 which will present a new vision for rural Exmoor business to …

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Innovative products made from cow dung improve rural Chhattisgarh economy – The New Indian Express

Express news service RAIPUR: Disposable, disposable cow dung purchased by the state from livestock owners and villagers has opened up employment opportunities, the generation of commercial activities and the potential to stimulate the rural economy. As part of the “Gaudhan Nyay Yojana” program launched last year, the government of Bhupesh …

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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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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 rural economy is in a good position for the next 2-3 years”

Sentiments in rural India have turned positive with the ebb of the second wave of Covid and a good harvest, said Ramesh Iyer, vice president and general manager of Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services. The company is back on the path to growth with consolidated net income of 1,102.94 crore …

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India’s rural economy shows uneven growth as spread of Covid-19 eases

India’s rural economy, known for its resilience to economic shocks, shows signs of uneven growth. On the one hand, investment in the rural sector seems to have taken off at a time when the pandemic appears to be subsiding. Sales of heavy vehicles to aid agriculture and marketing have jumped …

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“Reducing the number of cattle would cost the rural economy dearly”

Reducing herds to meet greenhouse gas reduction targets would have a significant impact on the rural economy, potentially wiping out billions of agricultural production and causing thousands of job losses. Harsh predictions are contained in a report released yesterday by the Climate Advisory Council as it presented the government with …

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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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Government takes action as fertilizer shortage hits rural economy hard

To deal with the shortage before rabi sowing, the Center is fine-tuning logistical operations and adapting the allocation according to crop needs. Due to economic difficulties, many farmers have defaulted on their loans, making them ineligible for fertilizer subsidies. Reports of desperation, fury, looting, theft, hoarding and black marketing are …

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“WE MUST WELCOME THE NEW ISLANDS TO STRENGTHEN THE RURAL ECONOMY” SAYS THE NEW PRESIDENT OF THE CLA – Island Echo

The new president of the Isle of Wight branch of the Country Land and Business Association (CLA), Colin Boswell, believes that the recent influx of newcomers to the rural island scene makes it a time of change and of opportunities. Mr Boswell replaced Laurence Taylor at a CLA committee meeting …

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Supporting the rural Welsh community to offer more

Green Industries Wales, the independent collaboration and discovery network for the green economy in Wales, recently announced its first Hybrid Skills Council meeting, bringing together leading organizations and people in Wales focused on the agenda of green skills.. In 2019, Nigel Hollett took the reins as Director of the Country …

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The university aims to help the rural economy with a business network

Aberystwyth University is launching a network for rural businesses and start-ups which aims to share knowledge. GRRaIN – Growth in Rural Resilience and Innovation Network – brings together the activities of the companies of the University’s Business School, AberInnovation, IBERS Distance Learning and Careers Service. The network aims to foster …

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rural economy: COVID-19 exposes impact of dichotomy in urban-rural economy

The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic has brought about a profound structural change in the Indian economy. During its first wave, India’s rural economy demonstrated extraordinary resilience to the effects of the pandemic, in stark contrast to the situation facing its urban counterpart; and it soon became evident that a …

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TS Planning Board Vice Chairman

Published: Updated on – 13:21, Fri – 8 October 21 There is no place for commercial agriculture in the country as the farmers in the country have only small plots of land unlike in foreign countries. Karimnagar: Addressing growing apprehensions over the cooperative sector, Telangana State Planning Board Deputy Chairman …

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BHOPAL: The SVAMITVA Yojana, a program to establish clear ownership of property in rural areas, has strengthened the strength of the rural economy and it will write a new chapter in the development of the country’s villages, the prime minister said on Wednesday Narendra Modi. Practically addressing a function in …

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SVAMITVA Yojna has strengthened the strength of the rural economy, to be implemented at the national level: PM Modi

SVAMITVA Yojna, a program to establish clear ownership of property, has strengthened the strength of the rural economy and it will write a new chapter in the development of the country’s villages, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday. Practically speaking to a function in the Harda district of Madhya …

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PM Modi: Svamitva Yojna has strengthened the strength of the rural economy, to be implemented at the national level | India News

BHOPAL: The Svamitva Yojna, a program to establish clear ownership of property, has strengthened the strength of the rural economy and it will write a new chapter in the development of the country’s villages, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday. Practically speaking to a function in the Harda district …

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SVAMITVA Yojna Strengthening the strength of the rural economy to be implemented at the national level PM Modi

SVAMITVA Yojna, a program to establish clear ownership of property, has bolstered the strength of the rural economy and it will write a new chapter in the development of the country’s villages, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday. Practically speaking to a function in the Harda district of Madhya …

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A road to boost the rural economy through digital and road connectivity

India is a country where a large part of its population lives in rural areas, however, many of them are still isolated from the mainstream, with no benefit from the economic growth of the country. However, in recent years rural India has seen an increase in the number of Micro, …

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Johnston Carmichael focuses on the rural economy

JOHNSTON Carmichael has assembled a new team of experts to provide clients with comprehensive advice on all aspects of the rapidly changing rural sector. The rural team, which brings together the company’s agriculture and land specialists, will be led by Jenn Stewart, who, as head of the company’s Dundee office, …

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