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Covid-19 Vaccine Resources for Rural Communities

Looking for ways to encourage Covid-19 vaccinations in your community?

The Rural Assembly has partnered with other organizations to produce and share a collection of resources that address vaccine hesitancy, share facts, and help more rural Americans to become vaccinated for Covid-19.

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Tweets from our Neighbors

Rural Coverage of COVID-19 from the Daily Yonder

  • Accidental Rancher: Demeter on the Prairie

    We dug the last of the carrots out of the raised beds as the first drops of freezing rain began to fall. The day had been misty and silent; the branches of the trees in the windbreak, and the tips of the tall grass were already painted silver and the temperature was dropping fast. A The post Accidental Rancher: Demeter on the Prairie appeared first on The Daily Yonder.

  • Q&A: Healthcare on Wheels for Rural Illinois Teens

    Editor’s Note: This interview first appeared in Path Finders, an email newsletter from the Daily Yonder. Each week, Path Finders features a Q&A with a rural thinker, creator, or doer. Like what you see here? You can join the mailing list at the bottom of this article and receive more conversations like this in your inbox each week. The post Q&A: Healthcare on Wheels for Rural Illinois Teens appeared first on The Daily Yonder.

  • USDA Program Recognizes Indigenous Food Ways

    In the Mountain Plains Region, bison meatballs are coupled with dandelion tomato sauce and pasta. For the Southwest Region, there’s chicken veggie stir fry with manzanita. The meals are part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Indigenous Food Sovereignty Initiative, which promotes traditional food ways, Indian Country food and agriculture markets, and Indigenous health through The post USDA Program Recognizes Indigenous Food Ways appeared first on The Daily Yonder.