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USDA offers news guide on COVID-19 help

Guide offers rural-specific information for leaders.

Erin Ehnle Brown / Grand Vale Creative
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If you're a rural resident looking for help to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has a new online guide.

The COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide is billed as "a first-of-its kind resource for rural leaders looking for federal funding and partnership opportunities to address this pandemic." It's available at https://www.rd.usda.gov/sites/default/files/USDA_COVID-19_Fed_Rural_Resource_Guide.pdf .

USDA also says its has taken immediate action to help farmers, ranchers and others hurt by the pandemic. More information: www.usda.gov/cornoravirus.

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