by Anne Boothe – Economic Development Specialist
Innovators across our rural communities
are playing an important role in fostering
economic development. They are defying
the demographic statistics of out-migration,
reduced farm numbers and proving that they will survive through the development of strategic alliances and cooperative activities.
We’re proud to showcase recent Cooperative efforts in our communities and the local innovators who are creating this rural revival.
Senators pledge support for increased funding of Rural Cooperative Development Grant program
By: Kate LaTour/NCBA CLUSA U.S. Sen. Tina Smith (D-MN) last week led a group of eight senators in a letter to the Senate Appropriations Committee leadership requesting $8 [...]