posted on May 19, 2006 at 8:05 PM
"We at RUS believe in the value of broadband to rural America and are working hard to do our part in its deployment." Jim Andrew (USDA Rural Utilities Service Administrator) Representatives of the Agriculture Department's Rural Utilities Service,...
posted on June 25, 2004 at 8:06 PM
On Wednesday, the House Appropriations Committee voted to approve an 83.6 billion dollar fiscal year 2005 spending bill for the U.S Department of Agriculture and Food and Drug Administration.
posted on June 18, 2004 at 8:06 PM
Despite the higher cost of providing broadband service in rural areas, independent telephone companies are connecting the citizens of the heartland.
posted on September 14, 2001 at 8:09 PM
While many offices housed in the World Trade Center are literally gone following Tuesday's terror attack, those same companies are working to resume business soon thanks to back-up electronic files in other locations.
posted on August 3, 2001 at 8:08 PM
Farmers are increasingly integrating computers into their operation and lifestyle. The USDA says 43% of U.S. farms have Internet access, compared to 29% hooked up in 1999.