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Farm coop Frontier launches broadband connectivity project with Nextlink Internet

Tuesday 11 May 2021 | 13:17 CET | News
The Nebraska farming coop Frontier Cooperative has entered into a collaboration with Microsoft, Land O'Lakes and internet service provider Nextlink to expand broadband internet access to residents and commercial business areas within a 5-10 mile radius of several Frontier Coop locations. Nextlink will install broadband technology to nearly 30 Frontier elevator facilities. 

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