owner of a fiber mill partnering with a needle felting sculpture
artist. Now try to picture that duo finding, buying, and renovating
a 100 year-old building in a rural North Dakota town of about 60
people to house a future facility where people can stay, meet the
alpaca/sheep herd, watch how the fiber mill...
As a research educator with the University of
Minnesota Extension’s Center for Community Vitality, today’s guest,
Ben Winchester digs into the research data that helps us better
understand the truth behind the idea that “rural America is dying”.
Not only has he found that the datadoesn’tsuggest that, he...
The future of small towns doesn’t depend on us finding more people; we need to better engage the ones who are already there.
Each week, join Rebecca Undem, small-town champion and rural entrepreneur, as she chats with people who are doing their part to grow their community. You’ll hear ideas and learn ways to better support your business community, create a sense of belonging for all, and foster a rich arts and culture scene in your small town.
If you live in a small town, care deeply about your community, and share the belief that “if you’re not growing, you’re dying”, this is the podcast for you.