Jul 25, 2014 On the Farm Bill, infrastructure and chemicals.
Jul 24, 2014 The Department of Agriculture is partnering with the private sector to launch a new investment fund.
May 20, 2014 A new report tracks how states support education in rural districts — and which states need to do more.
May 7, 2014 Some hospitals have come up with a counterintuitive way to save money: offer minor surgery for free.
Apr 29, 2014 For many low-income, rural Americans, healthcare needs are still not being met.
Apr 10, 2014 Rural hospitals are closing at a rate that’s starting to get some politicians’ attention.
Jan 28, 2014 When rural families leave to search for better jobs, schools scramble to make cuts -- and may even shut down.
Jan 23, 2014 Under the ACA, folks in rural towns seem to have the fewest healthcare choices. And they cost more to boot.
Aug 12, 2013 News coverage often tends to miss out on what's going on in small town America. A new project from The Atlantic and Marketplace hopes to remedy that problem.