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Online Resources for Disaster Preparedness, Response and Recovery.

FEMA and other government organizations, including USA.gov and GobiernoUSA.gov, the official web portals of the U.S. government, offer additional ways to connect with great information to help you prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards....

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Speakers wanted for South Dakota MarketPlace Conference

The South Dakota Farmers Union is looking for speakers for the second annual South Dakota MarketPlace business conference coming this October 9-10, 2012, at the Crossroads Hotel & Huron Event Center in Huron. It’s a dynamic, two-day conference for current business owners, entrepreneurs, community development leaders, nonprofit agencies, teachers, agricultural producers, aspiring entrepreneurs and anyone interested in growing businesses in South Dakota....

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IEDA Step Grants

The Iowa Economic Development Authority will disburse grant funds via the following programs to help eligible Iowa companies develop or expand their export markets:...

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Iowa "Old Friends" to visit China at invitation of Chinese VP Xi Jinping

A group of Iowans, fondly referred to as "Old Friends" by Chinese VP Xi Jinping, will visit China on a whirlwind tour from May 29-June 5. ...

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International Trade Office at the IEDA

International Trade Office in the IEDA has staff with decades of trade experience, four foreign office/representatives and a network of other contacts worldwide to help Iowa companies reach external markets....

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