North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center

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Stay tuned for more information about the upcoming 2016 funding process, which will open in mid-September with an anticipated deadline of mid-November. Read the 2015_NorthCentral_RFA, which is now closed for more information.

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.

Presentations from the 2015 National Extension Risk Management Education Conference will soon be posted at

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.




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.

North Central ERME 2015 Projects are Announced

By on May 12, 2015

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

2015 Project Director Training Presentations Available

By on May 12, 2015

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.

Check out the newest state success stories!

By on March 9, 2015

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

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