Country Nomad Blog — Rural Area Residence

How Rural Farmers can Leverage the Internet to reach New Customers


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

A Way For Farmers To Reach Customers Anywhere In Rural America Agricultural communities are the backbone of the American Economy. Farmers provided over 128.3 billion dollars gross in 2021 to the American economy.  Rural America is home to the vast majority of farmers therein, making the availability and utilization of high-speed internet to rural America even more critical. Here are a few ways high-speed Internet can impact rural farming: Precision Farming: Like highways, railways and waterways are essential to the rural farmer, to move food, fiber, and even fuel across the country, so is rural internet. With high-speed internet connectivity,...

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How Technology is Changing Rural Communities.


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

It’s not a secret that urban areas have received significantly more attention than rural areas for many years. With city life, access to better opportunities, and technology, young people continued to abandon the small towns they grew up in for the taste of the big city. However, you’d agree with me that many rural communities have seen massive improvement thanks to technology in the last decade. New technologies have improved the quality of life in rural areas by allowing rural communities access to high-quality services, infrastructures, and the internet. Many people now abandon the city for nice, quiet villas in...

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Getting Internet in the Countryside Rocks!


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

  The word “Rural America” may mean scenic landscapes to some; to others, it may mean cleaner air and fewer people, but to my kids, it means slow internet or, as they call it, “Rural Internet.” I didn’t even know it was a real word until I googled it. It turns out Rural Internet, according to Wikipedia, refers to the “characteristics of Internet service in rural areas (also referred to as "the country" or "countryside"), which are settled places outside towns and cities.” Ouch! So let’s take a look at the reasons Rural Internet is a thing and what can...

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New Year Resolution Ideas and How to Accomplish Them.


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

In a few hours, we will be waving 2021 goodbye as we usher ourselves and loved ones into the new year.  However, before that transition happens, it is not uncommon to find yourself thinking deeply about the outgoing year between the end of the year and the beginning of the next year. …We would often think about the choices we made in the previous year and what effects they had on us. We would also think about the goals we had hoped to achieve at the beginning of the year-sort of like a balance sheet, but this time, your goals...

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Spending Christmas on the Road? Here are some ideas to make your RV or Mobile Home Festive


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

The RV lifestyle, in many ways, has a way of simplifying your life. For example, your home is smaller, you spend less time cleaning,  you need fewer things, and you pack only what you need.  But this doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy all the things you love.  Speaking on the things you love, is it beginning to look like Christmas in your RV yet?  The holidays are here, and Christmas is a few weeks away. Everyone loves this season, and many people have begun decorating their homes for the occasion.  You might be thinking, “My RV is too small to...

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