Welcome back to Rural Spark – the podcast that explores and celebrates rural innovation! Join Helen Murphy, rural newspaper editor and entrepreneur, as she invites guests to share fresh thinking, success stories and lessons learned. In this episode, Rural Spark speaks with Martin Harder, Mayor of Winkler, Manitoba. Mayor Harder and Helen discuss immigration as a means of driving the rural economy and addressing labour market needs. Be sure to subscribe to stay up-to-date on all things rural innovation! Thanks for listening!