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Senate Ag Committee Examines Rural Broadband

posted on May 19, 2006 at 8:05 PM

Senate Ag Committee Examines Rural Broadband
"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,... Full Story

Committee OKs USDA/FDA Budgets and Food Stamps Go Electronic

posted on June 25, 2004 at 8:06 PM

Committee OKs USDA/FDA Budgets and Food Stamps Go Electronic
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. Full Story

Independent Telephone Companies Bridge Rural Divide

posted on June 18, 2004 at 8:06 PM

Independent Telephone Companies Bridge Rural Divide
Despite the higher cost of providing broadband service in rural areas, independent telephone companies are connecting the citizens of the heartland. Full Story

Save Often

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. Full Story

Digital Farm

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. Full Story

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