The National Agricultural & Rural Development Policy Center (NARDeP) has issued a series of seven policy briefs focusing on energy in the US. Each brief examines a different aspect of energy production or consumption and provides analysis of the associated policy implications for rural communities.
Jan 17, 2014
Sep 15, 2011
This webinar features a panel of speakers who are involved in community change evaluation and measurement. They will be discussing evaluation approaches, indicators, measurements, and what we are learning about community change.
Sep 14, 2011
September issue of Rural Connections. The Rural West: Daring to Innovate Job Creation
Sep 9, 2011
USDA Rural Development, in conjunction with the Western Rural Development Center, CSU Extension, Colorado Dept of Local Affairs, Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade, and El Pomar Foundation, has selected..
Aug 30, 2011
Foundations of Practice in Community Development will be offered during Fall 2011. Geared toward community development practitioners and professionals who don't work specifically in community development but are finding themselves more and more engaged with their community.
Jul 29, 2011
Stronger Economies Together expanding to 40 regions in the U.S.
Jul 27, 2011
The WRDC's online video series, "Working for Rural Prosperity," has won two awards.
The recently released 2010 U.S. Census data indicate that the total population in the 13* western states is 71,945,553. The WRDC has compiled the region's data in this first population brief highlighting the 2010 U.S. Census.