"A rapidly changing world has left rural America with significant challenges. These challenges include dealing with basics such as food, housing, jobs, and adapting to a changing environment. The articles in this issue of Rural Connections deal directly with some of these fundamental concerns. These are excellent articles and I encourage readers everywhere to seek ways to implement these ideas and programs in the community where they live or work," writes Don Albrecht, WRDC Director, in this introduction to the Spring/Summer2018 issue of Rural Connections. Read more.
This article was published in the Western Rural Development Center’s Rural Connections Spring/Summer 2018.