North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center

We enjoyed a fantastic national conference in Ft. Worth, Texas April 26-28. Many of the presentations will be posted on the ERME website in upcoming weeks for you to view. In the meantime, plan to join us in Cincinnati, Ohio for the 2017 National Extension Risk Management Education Conference, April 27-28.

The 2016 Extension Risk Management Education funding process is now closed. Those that submitted proposals will be notified as to their status no later than March 1, 2016. Check back next fall for more funding information!

Read the 2016 RFA.

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.

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.




The 2016 ERME Application Process is now closed!

By on November 17, 2015

The next funding application phase will begin in September 2016 for the 2017 funding year. Please check back then for more information about the application process.

NCERME 2016 RFA Applicant Webinar

By on October 8, 2015

Please join us on Tuesday, October 13th for a webinar to learn about the 2016 ERME funding process.  To join the webinar please connect to the Adobe Connect meeting room at  You will be presented with a login screen

The 2016 RFA is HERE!

By on September 16, 2015

The 2016 Extension Risk Management Education RFA has been announced.  Read the North Central ERME RFA. Here are a couple of dates to keep in mind: October 13, 2015 NC Webinar at 10:00 AM Central Time and the RFA DUE

2016 RFA Dates to be Announced Soon!

By on June 26, 2015

The application dates for the upcoming 2016 RFA Award process will be announced soon. Stay tuned for this information and check back! For more information read the 2015_NorthCentral_RFA.

Progress Report Due Date

By on June 10, 2015

Progress reports are due for 2015 Project Directors on July 1. To report, you need to log into the reporting page at, enter your password and enter.  Any questions? Contact Christine, or 402-472-2039.

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