North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center

The 2015 funding process is now open! Read the 2015 North Central Center RFA. Read the instructions to apply and begin the funding process. Notice that the application process has changed from previous years!! All full proposals and exploratory grants are due on-line Monday, November 17, 2014 at 5:00 PM CST.

Interested in learning more about the North Central Extension Risk Management Education program? Check out the webinar from Tuesday, October 7. 

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.

 

 

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North Central ERME Informational Webinar Now Archived

By on September 24, 2014

The North Central ERME Center staff held a webinar for the purpose of discussing the ERME program, application process and the selection criteria. Check out the recorded program.

 

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2015 Request for Applications (RFA)

By on September 24, 2014

The 2015 NorthCentral RFA is now open!  Proposals are due on-line by Monday, November 17, 2014 at 5:00 PM CST. Read about important changes to the ERME funding program for 2015 including the earlier release date.

2015 Extension Risk Management Education Conference

By on August 19, 2014

The  2015 National ERME Conference will be April 29-30 in Minneapolis, MN. More information will be posted later this fall, here and on the Extension RME web page. There will be a call for presentations/posters later this year.

Funded Projects

2014 Funded Projects

By on August 19, 2014

Congratulations to the 2014 Projects Funded for the North Central region. We have some great projects going on! Read the press release.

2014 Farm Bill Conference

By on August 19, 2014

The 2014 Farm Bill Conference  was held recently in Kansas City, MO. Presentations will be posted soon. Please check back!