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Rural Investments Could Be the Next ‘Big Opportunity,’ Former USDA Official Says

There’s not much grass on Georgetown University’s Washington, D.C., campus, let alone farms, forests, or open land. But the school’s Rural Opportunity Initiative still hopes to be a gateway for rural communities to gain access to the public and private resources of the nation’s capital. The initiative’s executive-in-residence, Matt McKenna, is focused on getting investment […]