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Upcoming and Recent Events

November 24

5:00 - 6:00 pm EST

A Conversation with David Dornbirer from CoBank on Rural-Public Private Partnerships

November 19

5:00 - 6:00 pm EST

A Conversation with Mike Daniels on Land O’Lakes and the American Connection Project

November 12

5:00 - 6:00 pm EST

A Conversation with Bill Ginn author of a new book Valuing Nature: A Handbook for Impact Investing  

News Stories

RURAL BUSINESS

  • Land O’Lakes & Microsoft partner to support rural communities Read More

  • It's time to unlock Rural America's assets Read More 

  • Small Towns Present Big Opportunities for Marketers Read More

  •  How to See and Invest in Transformative Change in Rural America Read More

AGRICULTURE &
CONSERVATION

  • How Investors Can Deploy Catalytic Capital to Scale Sustainable Agriculture Read More

  • Cargill to Advance Regenerative Practices on 10 Million Acres Read More

  • New Report Highlights Farmers’ Perception of Sustainability and Extent of Conservation Adoption Read More

  • Forging Fresh Ideas for Forests Read More

ENERGY &
INFRASTRUCTURE

  • Rural America's Drinking Water Crisis Read More

  • Closing the digital and economic divides in rural America Read More 

  • How Transit Use Could Rise in Rural America Read More

  •  A Basic Sanitation Problem Persists in Rural America Read More

POLICY &
GOVERNANCE

  • Opinion: Joe Biden and Tom Vilsack's Big Plan to Save Rural America Read More

  • Senator Jon Tester on Democrats and Rural Voters: Our Message is Flawed Read More

  • Alternative Funding Arrangement: Unlocking Partnerships With Private Capital at USDA NRCS Read More

  • Modernizing federal government’s rural policy could reduce rural-urban political divide Read More 

Reports

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Business for Impact

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