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USDA Rural Development State Director Bill Menner (third from right) participated in ribbon cutting and open house activities to celebrate the recently completed expansion of Mahaska Health Partnership in Oskaloosa. The project was financed through a $23 million loan from USDA Rural Development.

Success Stories

(02/04/2014) New Akron Care Center facility tremendous asset to northwest Iowa

(01/21/2014) New medical clinic in Woodbine helps improve healthcare options in southwest Iowa

(01/10/2014) Fiber-to-the-home broadband project helps producer use smart-farm technology to improve operation’s safety and efficiency

In the News...More News Releases
(April 7, 2014) USDA Highlights Emerging Biofuels Opportunities and Job Creation During Three-State Midwest Tour
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(April 3, 2014) USDA Rural Development Helps Greene County Medical Center Celebrate Groundbreaking for Large Expansion and Renovation Project
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(April 2, 2014) USDA Rural Development Participates in Grand Reveal Celebration at St. Francis Manor in Grinnell
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(March 26, 2014)USDA Rural Development Helps Floyd Valley Hospital Celebrate Groundbreaking for Large Expansion and Renovation Project
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(March 13, 2014)New Report: USDA Rural Development Initiatives Created 75,000 Jobs Across Nation in 2013
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RD-SFH-Eligibility-Notice-BChanges to the housing eligible areas map based on 2010 Census data scheduled to take effect 1/15/14, have been postponed to 10/1/14 by passage of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014. View "Future Eligible Areas"
Complete applications received before October 1, 2014, will continue to use rural area definitions based on 2000 Census data.
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IA-RuralHealthSptlight-2013-11National Rural Health Day November 21
USDA Helps Celebrate National Rural Health Day November 21
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IA-WallacesFarmer2013-07Small Town Has Big Dreams
Community leaders in Belmond are not afraid to roll up their sleeves and follow their dreams
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IA-WallacesFarmer2013-04Veterans Offered Ag Career Help
USDA programs can assist veterans interested in starting a farming career
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IA-WallacesFarmer2013-02Local Foods Create Great Opportunities
USDA can help grow local food systems in Iowa
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