Vermont Council on Rural Development Conference Assesses Vermont’s Future Digital Economy By Pat Bradley • Sep 23, 2014 Eekim/Wikimedia Commons Listen Listening... / A daylong conference was held at the statehouse in Montpelier Tuesday to highlight what technological and digital innovations could mean for Vermont’s economy. New Public Wi-Fi Areas Added In Vermont By Pat Bradley • Feb 4, 2014 Public Domain/Pixabay Listen Listening... / The Vermont Council on Rural Development says there are more public access points for Wi-Fi that are part of the Vermont Digital Economy Project. Ag Secretary Urges Awareness About Food Safety Reform By Pat Bradley • Dec 17, 2013 WAMC/Pat Bradley Listen Listening... / 0:41 Vermont Agriculture Secretary Chuck Ross says the state's food and farm and businesses should be aware of new federal food safety regulations and speak up while they're being crafted. Vermont Gets Grant to Better Use Online Resources By Pat Bradley • Jan 11, 2013 Listen Listening... / 0:45 The state of Vermont is getting a $1.8 million federal grant to help businesses, farms, towns and nonprofit groups use online resources to help respond to disasters such as the flooding from Tropical Storm Irene. Farm and Forestry Interests to Seek Greater State Investment By Pat Bradley • Dec 19, 2012 WAMC Listen Listening... / 3:28 A coalition of groups plans to lobby the Vermont Legislature in the upcoming session for additional funding for infrastructure investments in the state’s farm and forest sectors.