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2018 Farm Bill Primer: Rural Development Programs

Description
Highlights the new rural development provisions included in the 2018 Farm Bill, which address rural access to high-speed broadband, rural health, loans and grants for rural water and wastewater infrastructure, economic development, and more. Outlines changes in how rural is defined for these programs.
Date
05/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Congressional Research Service
Tagged as
Broadband · Community and economic development · Funding · Legislation and regulations · Population health · Rural definitions