The coronavirus pandemic has highlight the need for broadband access in rural areas, experts say.

A silver lining to the cloud of the coronavirus pandemic is that it’s highlighted the importance of high-speed internet in rural areas, experts say.

With people working from home and children learning remotely, it’s become clear that access to broadband is an economic necessity, according to speakers at the American Farm Bureau’s virtual convention.

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