The Year Ahead: Opportunity for Rural America

By Thomas Halverson

June 12, 2023

In 2020, the pandemic changed how millions of Americans did their jobs. Lockdowns forced many people to work from their homes and ushered in a brand-new era where remote work is commonplace. For rural communities around the country, this revolutionary change created a golden opportunity. CoBank explores the opportunity for rural communities to attract new residents and achieve new growth.


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