Rural businesses grow bigger and faster when they are closer together. In Vermont, a cluster of food-related businesses is thriving. The state needs to make sure this group of businesses has access to skilled workers. Click HERE to read the article in the Daily Yonder.
Article author Stuart Rosenfeld is the founder of Regional Technology Strategies in Carrboro, North Carolina. He is one of the world's authorities on business clusters. This story is based on a report commissioned by the Vermont Department of Education.