Congratulations to the 2015 Project Directors selected for funding by the North Central ERME Advisory Council. Videos from the training for project directors are now posted here. Stay tuned for more information about the upcoming 2016 funding process, which will open in mid-September with an anticipated deadline of mid-November.
Presentations from the 2015 National Extension Risk Management Education Conference will soon be posted at www.extensionrme.org.
Established in 2001, the North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center funds results-based, producer-focused, competitive grants with funding from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA). We are located at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Serving the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin; the Center provides funding annually for individual programs which directly benefit the agricultural producer through a competitive application process.
Our mission and the mission of the national program is educating America’s farmers and ranchers to manage the unique risks of producing food for the world’s table.
Congratulations to the Directors of the 2015 NCERME Funded Projects!. There are 15, 18-month competitive awards and four exploratory grants. Each exploratory grant is $3,000 for six-months and awarded with the intention that the project director will apply for a full competitive grant in 2016. PD’s recently attended a training session, bringing them up to date on information they will need to successfully implement their risk management education grant. We look forward to working with you!
The 2015 Project Directors attended training prior to the National ERME Conference in April. Many of the training videos are available here for your review.
Success stories have been posted from four states with the North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center. Our goal is to have at least one story from each state and they will be continually revised to reflect new projects. Click
Presentations from the recent National Extension Risk Management Education Conference will be posted soon at www.extensionrme.org. Be sure to check them out! Start planning for the National ERME Conference in Fort Worth, Texas in April 2016!
Congratulations to the 2014 Projects Funded for the North Central region. We have some great projects going on! Read the press release.