A rural development forum Friday at the Keizer Civic Center will feature Keizer’s congressman and the secretary of agriculture.

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack along with Rep. Kurt Schrader, D–Canby, will be part of a rural development forum from 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. at the Keizer Civic Center. The talk will focus on opportunities available to rural communities and businesses, and is open to the public. A question-and-answer session is on the agenda.

To attend, RSVP at 503-588-9100.