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Nyakaana’s one-acre agricultural model that pays off

In 2008, it was announced that President Museveni was going to visit Kabarole district. One of the activities planned for this visit was to interact with the farmers of one of the poorest villages at the time, Rwengaju, to see how they were surviving. Inspiration At the time, Richard Nyakaana …

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AP will use drone technology for agriculture

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

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South Africa: North West Agriculture and Rural Development hosts one-day careers expo for agricultural secondary schools

Career exhibit evokes passion for agriculture among school students The Agricultural Sector Education Training Authority (AgriSETA), in partnership with the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, organized a one-day careers exhibition for agricultural secondary schools in the North- West to Taung Agricultural College. AgriSETA is an organization needed to develop …

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

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

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Kikwete: Adopt technology to develop rural agriculture

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

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Arunachal Pradesh: Rural Development Trust

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

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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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Annual action plans of various Rural Development Department programs approved

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

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

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

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Soto named director of rural development at USDA | North West

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

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Farm life isn’t all dark and dark – Brian Henderson

A moody moment from a Scottish Craft Butchers video (Picture: Scottish Craft Butchers) The consequences – including crops left to rot in the fields and companies forced to cut planned production and cut investment – were also well reported at last week’s NFU Scotland conference. Recently, a major survey showed …

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Poots hails the role of young farmers in the rural community

The Ulster Young Farmers Clubs Annual Agribusiness Conference 2022 was officially opened recently by Agriculture Minister Edwin Poots at the Galgorm Resort and Spa in Ballymena. The conference offered YFCU members and rural youth across Northern Ireland the opportunity to come together to share and learn from industry experts and …

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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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Agrarian Reform and Rural Development Committee Concludes Audit in Gwatyu

Download logo The Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Agrarian Reform and Rural Development concluded its monitoring visit to Gwatyu with a session with the Provincial and National Departments of Agriculture, Agrarian Reform and Rural Development (ALRRD) and the Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs. After hearing the views of all …

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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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Herefordshire farmer diehard schoolboys must learn farming

A YOUNG FARMER from the Herefordshire border spoke about the importance of showing school children what life is like on a working farm. Ernie Richards, who farms on the Herefordshire border at Craswall, near Hay-on-Wye, took part in video calls with Year Four pupils at a school in Exmouth, Devon. …

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Reviews | Agriculture, rural development for inclusive growth

Josef Kefas Sheehama The agriculture sector is one of the critical segments of the Fifth National Development Plan (NDP5) to advance Namibia’s economic growth. Therefore, it remains the backbone for sustained economic growth, to provide quality livelihoods and a high standard of living for the people. Despite the growth in …

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Rural boy inspires Mzansi with thriving farming business: ‘Farming is a profession, not a sideline’

Farming is a job of hope for a young man who took to Twitter to share his business growth Briefly News spoke to Terry Maphosa who started his full-time agribusiness in 2017 and has never looked back The Zimbabwean farmer said he enjoys seeing his personal growth while being his …

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Opinion – Agriculture and rural development are necessary for inclusive growth

Josef Kefas Sheehama The agriculture sector is one of the critical segments of the Fifth National Development Plan (NDP5) to advance Namibia’s economic growth. Therefore, it remains the backbone for sustained economic growth to provide quality livelihoods and a high standard of living for the people. Despite the growth in …

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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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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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LG Ambassador Challenge program completes four rural development projects – Other

The Revolutionary Initiative to Uplift Rural Communities and Support Village Development – The LG Ambassador Challenge recently concluded its four selected community projects. With the partnership of world famous electronics giant, LG, and trusted Sri Lankan conglomerate, Abans Group; In collaboration with Community Chest of Korea and Korea Friends of …

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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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The Minister encourages responses to the draft green growth strategy

Minister Poots is pictured with (left to right) Chris Corken, Head of the Science, Engineering and Construction Department at Belfast Metropolitan College; Paul McCormack, Principal Partner of GenComm and Head of Innovation at Belfast Metropolitan College, and Eamon Kerr GenComm is an Interreg North-West Europe (NWE) funded project, which aims …

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Nuevo drama teacher brings love of theater to rural community – press enterprise

For students in the rural community of Nuevo, including many children of farm workers, the theater has become their home. Credit for the Emerging Theater and Art program goes to drama teacher Cassie Shott-Hammond at Nuview Bridge Early College High School, the only high school in the Nuview Union School …

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ADVANTAGES OF LEARNING IN BEEF AND SHEEP FARMING

New collaborative project between NFUS, Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) and Borders College will help cattle and sheep farms secure the future by highlighting the benefits of workplace learning for young people, career influencers and agricultural employers. The Beef and Sheep Farming Careers project will follow a range of students, all …

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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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Ella felt isolated in the suburbs of Melbourne, until a rural community opened its arms

Ella grew up on a quiet street in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne. Key points: Ella says acts of kindness make rural communities so valuable She used the experiences to help her Melbourne neighbors during the lockdown Experts say diverse friendships are critically important to teens that shape their identity …

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Rural and community banks want corporate tax cuts

Mr. Mathias Samwine – Chairman of the Board of Directors, RCB Rural and Community Banks (RCBs) have called on the government to cut their corporate tax from 25 to 15 percent to allow them to keep some of their profits to embark on more corporate social responsibility projects in their …

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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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The traditional chief harp on education for rural development

Orangun Oke Ila’s traditional leader, Oba Adedotun Abolarin, envisioned the massive educational development of grassroots areas in Kwara State as a catalyst for quality socio-economic transformation of the region. Speaking at the unveiling of an empowerment program, tagged KOZ’s intervention in the town of Igbaja in the Ifelodun local government …

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YFCU supports Mission Noël | Life on the farm

YFCU Vice President Hannah Kirkpatrick (center right) is joined by colleagues Claire Ramay (front left) and Jayne Kirkpatrick (front right) from Kilraughts YFC to announce the organization’s support for the Christmas call for the Cash for Kids 2021 mission. Lauren Baxter (left) head of the Cash for Kids association, the …

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Study shows key factors behind loneliness in agriculture

Print and digital download photos available Long working hours, working alone and feeling undervalued and out of touch with the general public are among the key factors causing loneliness in the farming community, according to a major new study. Research by the Rural Policy Research Center (CRPR) at the University …

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How Mushroom Cultivation Helps Women Entrepreneurs in Jammu and Kashmir | India News

Two girls from Tral village in Pulwama district in South Kashmir have started growing mushrooms as part of the National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM) program. Raukaya Jan and Sobiya, originally from Dadsar village, became entrepreneurs by getting into mushroom cultivation. The Ministry of Agriculture helped them both to establish mushroom …

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Educated opt for organic farming

Visakhapatnam: The young geoscience graduate Ananthatmakula Venkata Narasingarao from the University of Petroleum-Dehradun returned home to Gokavaram in the East Godavari district a few years ago, leaving behind a lucrative career in petroleum to go into the business. organic farming as a vocation. Today he is the proud owner of …

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PEDi empowers small entrepreneurs, improves socio-economic status of rural community – PM

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob attends the soft launch of Keluarga Malaysia at the Angkasapuri Auditorium in Kuala Lumpur on October 8, 2021. – Photo Malay Mail BERA (November 21): The establishment of the Digital Economy Centers (PEDi) of Keluarga Malaysia (Malaysian family) can help create and empower …

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PM: PEDi empowers small entrepreneurs and improves the socio-economic status of the rural community

BERA (November 21): The establishment of the Digital Economy Centers (PEDi) of Keluarga Malaysia (Malaysian family) can help create and empower small entrepreneurs towards innovative and competitive digitization and improve socio-economic status of the population, especially the rural community, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob. Ismail Sabri added …

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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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KVK Anjaw launches six-day training for rural youth on duck farming

Duck breeding On Monday, KVK, Anjaw began a “six-day vocational training for rural youth on duck farming,” which was sponsored by the National Mission on Agricultural Extension and Technical Management. “Farmers can raise ducks for meat or eggs,” said District HA and Veterinary Officer Dr G Singh during the opening …

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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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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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Public education on public education: inclusive rural development and (…)

Remark By Dr. David Sengeh, Minister of Basic and Secondary Secondary Education, Sierra Leone I had the privilege of joining the entourage of HE President Bio this past weekend as he visited communities in Kenema District. Beyond many tangible and valuable results: he commissioned a community center; opened a STEM …

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What does it take to rejuvenate a declining rural community?

To thrive in the future, rural Australian communities must simultaneously build economic, social, cultural and creative capital, writes Matt Pfahlert, CEO of the Australian Center for Rural Entrepreneurship, who explains why social enterprise and community rejuvenation are essential. While many people dream of an idyllic life beyond the city lights, …

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USDA Rural Development and HHS support rural child care centers

CHEYENNE, Wyoming (Wyoming News Now) – USDA Rural Development has approved a loan of more than $ 2 million for a day care center in Evanston. But the USDA hopes to use the program throughout Wyoming. Recently, the USDA and the Department of Health and Human Services launched a joint …

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€ 72,000 CLAR boost for rural community projects in South West Wicklow

Several rural community projects in southwest Wicklow will share a financial boost of over € 72,000. Funding was confirmed on Monday August 30 by the Ministry of Rural and Community Development under the CLÁR program, which provides grants for small infrastructure projects in rural areas that have experienced significant depopulation …

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How can the rural economy contribute to the socio-economic growth of India

For a long time, the majority of Indian rural society has not been able to participate in the development history of the country, which has led to a feeling of deprivation and dissatisfaction among the rural masses, and is seen in their migration to cities over several decades. The overall …

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Rural Community College Alliance, Greater Texas Foundation and Economic Mobility Systems Pioneer College Rural Promise Program to Advance Education and Workforce Opportunities for Texas Students

DALLAS, August 18, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Rural Community College Alliance (RCCA), Greater Texas Foundation (GTF) and Economic Mobility Systems (EMS) of the Commit Partnership today announced the launch of a pioneering collaborative program to deliver stronger results and more equitable for colleges and the workforce for rural Texas …

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Going green: How U’khand-based start-ups are strengthening the rural economy | Dehradun News

Dehradun: In recent years, Uttarakhand has seen the launch of several start-ups aimed at strengthening the state’s rural economy while balancing profitability and ecological conservation. The growth of one of these start-ups, Madogiri, has been quite impressive. Launched in August 2020 by a group of local young people, Madogiri is …

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Poll highlights rural community actors and grassroots efforts | Agriculture News

Trisha Purdon, director of the Kansas Department of Commerce’s office of rural prosperity, and Marci Penner, executive director of the Kansas Sampler Foundation, reported the results of the foundation’s investigation into the Kansas Power Up and Go project in a Facebook Live video on August 2. Read the Kansas Power …

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Residents encouraged to adopt rural development program | News

Minister of State at the Department of Local Government and Rural Development Homer Davis encourages residents of communities to be upgraded under the government’s rural development program valued at $ 650 million , to adopt the initiative. Davis said for the work to be successful, people need to “monitor projects …

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IFAD and China Launch Rural Economy Revitalization Project in Hunan | Press releases | Asia

The United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the People’s Republic of China launch the Hunan Rural Revitalization Demonstration Project (H2RDP) today to increase the profitability of specialized agricultural production and increase economic vitality in targeted rural areas of Hunan province – and to help vulnerable rural households …

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CBs play a key role in Telangana’s rural economy: KCR

Hyderabad: Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao said on Tuesday that Telangana’s rural economy depended on caste-based professions exercised by the backward classes involved in manufacturing and service sectors in rural areas, which in turn are linked to the progress of agriculture. The Chief Minister observed that unlike North India, the …

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Here’s why MGNREGA could potentially save the rural economy

The pandemic has not only resulted in the loss of human life, but has also had an impact on the source of livelihood for many people. It has triggered a gradual but persistent erosion of employment opportunities, especially in the unorganized sector of our economy. And with the shutdown of …

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‘Rural community 30 minutes’ – The next steps to level rural mobility

© Tim Lamper Giles Perkins, Head of Future Mobility at WSP, Presents and Presents New Report Highlighting Opportunities to Make Rural Communities More Connected Conversations about connectivity and mobility have until now generally been reserved for people living and working in densely populated cities and urban areas. From these discussions …

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Lesotho and IFAD tackle rural economy and sustainable agriculture – Food Tank

The Kingdom of Lesotho recently joined the extension of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Smallholder Agriculture Development Project (SADP) to improve the livelihoods of vulnerable smallholder farmers. SADP II, the second phase of the project, targets young people and women to build the rural economy and sustainable agriculture. …

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NYTimes, College Towns, and Our Rural Economy

Can Rural University Towns Save Our Rural Economy? Probably not. Colleges and universities have enough problems these days. Still, we should talk about the role higher education plays in our national conversation about the growing divide between rural and urban areas. That’s what I thought as I read Eduardo Porter’s …

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