Making it work in a small town

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Debbie Turner of Orange County, Indiana has been affiliated with the Indiana Cooperative Development Center since they started to develop the Lost River Market and Deli in Paoli.  Turner said the concept for the grocery came because the community was underserved.   She says the area had a Wal-Mart and a Save-A-Lot grocery and that was it. … Read more »

HEL and WC provision reminder

Indiana Executive Director of USDA’s Farm Service Agency Julia Wickard reminds landowners in order to receive payments from USDA; compliance with Highly Erodible Land and Wetland Conservation provisions is required.  Wickard says if farmers are planning on installing new tile or grading wet spots in a field they should contact their local FSA County office before starting any work. … Read more »