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(July 21, 2014) USDA Awards Grants to Native American Communities to Strengthen Small Businesses and Create Jobs
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(July 18, 2014) USDA Provides Aid to 73,000 Rural Californians Impacted by Drought
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(July 16, 2014) USDA Announces Funding to Improve Electric Systems in Rural Areas
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(July 14, 2014) USDA Official Highlights Biofuels Opportunities, Job Creation During Three-State Rural Tour
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(July 11, 2014) USDA’s BioPreferred® program office will host a public meeting on August 1, 2014, for stakeholders to discuss incorporating mature market (wood) products into the BioPreferred program.
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Rural Coop Magazine May/June 2014Rural Cooperatives Magazine May/June 2014
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RD Housing Eligibility UpdateThe Agricultural Act of 2014 makes areas with population up to 35,000 and rural in character eligible for USDA Rural Housing Programs with certain provisions. Changes to the eligible areas map based on the Farm Bill will be released on 5/6/2014.
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RD_Spotlight_StakeholderBILocalFoodsNOFABusiness and Industry Guaranteed Loan Program (B&I) applications are being accepted for loan guarantees to support local or regional food production.
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