January 4, 2010

State-wide forum on rural jobs set for Friday

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development office in Nebraska is holding a statewide video forum on rural jobs and small business credits this Friday - January 8 - from 10 a.m. to noon (CST).

The video conference forum is being at eight locations in the state.

According to information on the meeting, the USDA is leading an effort to hear from rural America on its ideas on what is needed to create jobs and economic development in rural communities across the country. This meeting is one effort to get input from Nebraskans.

While USDA Rural Development Nebraska is the convener of the meeting, co-conveners include a number of Nebraska groups, from banking to colleges. Included on the list is the Nebraska Farm Bureau and the Nebraska Ethanol Board.

For more information on the meeting, click here.

No comments:

Post a Comment