TITLE

Helping our rural communities grow

AUTHOR(S)
Moul, Maxine B.
PUB. DATE
August 2012
SOURCE
High Plains Journal;8/13/2012, Vol. 130 Issue 33, p4-B
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the investments made by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in strengthening the rural economy, rural communities and providing opportunities to people living in rural America.
ACCESSION #
79361160

 

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