You know how important your doctor is. No one should live in a county without one. To help, the Affordable Care Act invests in new and expanded efforts to train doctors, nurses, and physician assistants to practice in rural communities like yours.
The price of farmland continues its phenomenal rise. Nebraska's average price per acre is $1,833, with an all-time high of $2,410/acre. Iowa's farmland value increased by 32.5% last year. Prices topped at $16,000 to $20,000 per acre.
Suppose you have a cracker-jack idea for starting a business. You’d love nothing better than to dive in and make it happen. Wait a minute, cautions Juan Sandoval, director of the Center’s REAP Hispanic Business Center.
Chickens in industrial operations are fed caffeine, arsenic, banned antibiotics, and the active ingredients in Tylenol and Benadryl. That’s what researchers from Johns Hopkins University and Arizona State University found when they tested feather meal made from chicken feathers.