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A quicker rural rebound

rural vitality

The economies of rural communities in Iowa and around the country have proven more resilient during the COVID-19 pandemic and are likely to recover more quickly when economic pressure recedes, according to two new reports. 

A report by Denver-based CoBank notes a lower percentage of people in rural areas lost jobs during the pandemic. It cited an analysis of county-level jobs data that shows for the 12 months ending May 2020 urban employment ...




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