Rural Manufacturing’s Resiliency

(upbeat music) – Many U.S. rural counties have suffered population, job and wage loss since the Great Recession. USDA’s Economic Research Service 2019 Rural America at a Glance provides the evidence. From 2010 to 2016, nonmetro counties experienced their first-ever population decline. Following the Great Recession, employment grew less on average in nonmetro areas compared […]

Western Roots – Zajic Farms

(Ryan) I always loved being a farmer, and I knew it was gonna be one or the other – like a career with cars and automotive, or farming. And then I got more involved in farming than I ever thought I would, and started getting more enjoyment out of it. Just being able to smell […]

White farm murders in South Africa – Race hate, politics or greed? | Foreign Correspondent

(REPORTER) Apartheid tore South Africa apart. Some say the white oppressors are now the persecuted. White farms are being robbed and farmers murdered. – Not only do they kill but the way they kill. They torture you. – The government says they’re crimes like any other, in a society where poverty breeds violence. – There […]

Rural Transition in China | SMU Research

(♫) I’m Forrest Zhang, I’m an Associate Professor of Sociology at the School of Social Sciences. My research is about contemporary China and I do research in several fields but the most important one or the field in which my work has been the most influential, I would say is agricultural development in rural China. […]

Super Spreading! | John Deere 8235R & 4640

good morning everybody Ryan here we are in the 8235R and today for the first and only time we are putting the 8235R on a manure spreader so we’ve got two spreaders here we’ve got the Kuhn Knight Pro push 160 now I’ll talk about it more once we get down there and Andrews in […]

Rural Development Programme Case Studies from the Agriculture and Forestry Sector

European Innovation Partnership and the Timber Business Investment Scheme support the agriculture and forestry sector which are an integral part of Rural Wales. I work as a horse logger, that’s what the business is and for those that don’t know, horse logging is basically doing forestry and using the horse to pull the timber out. […]

Armstrong’s Home Furnishings – Town of Wainwright

(slow upbeat music) – Whether you are looking for kitchen appliances, laundry, living room furniture, bedroom furniture, mattresses. We offer a wide selection of quality furniture with many customizable options. For the look that expresses your individuality. Whether your style is laid back, rustic farmhouse, urban chic, modern boho or something in between, we can […]

The Farmer Growing 400 Different Kinds of Potatoes

(upbeat music) – [Narrator] Deep in the heart of the Andes Mountains, one man is growing lots and lots and lots of potatoes. Potatoes originated along the southern border of Peru close to 8,000 years ago. Julio lives near where potato growth first thrived, in one of the most remote locations in the country. Julio’s […]

AgriCULTURE – Crawfish Farmers in South Louisiana

I started about sixty five years ago when I first bought this piece of property I started off with three acres of crawfish which I would do manually without a boat and of course I progressed through the years and a few years later I got the 20 acres still, still doing it without a […]