The North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center, in conjunction with the Northeast, Southern and Western Regional Centers announces the availability of multiple competitive grant opportunities and requests the submission of applications. These funding opportunities focus on educational projects designed to help agricultural producers improve their economic viability through targeted risk management strategies.
The North Central Center will consider applications through its ERME RFA for education on the full range of risk management activities in two categories: 1) 18-month Education Projects (awards of up to $50,000) to be conducted between April 1, 2022 and September 30, 2023 and 2) Exploratory Projects (awards of up to $5,000) to support planning, development, and piloting efforts that are expected to lead to a future educational project (project period of April 1, 2022 – September 30, 2023).
The 2021 Extension Risk Management Education National Conference was held on March 23-25, 2021 in a virtual format. Approximately 400 participants from across the country participated in over thirty-five, 30-minute concurrent sessions which covered the five areas of agricultural risk – production, marketing,
The North Central Center announces over $1.29 million in funding to support educational projects focused on providing risk management education to producers. Read about the new 2021 awards under Funded Projects. Congratulations to the new Project Directors!
Join us in 2021 as the Extension Risk Management Education National Conference goes virtual! The 2021 Extension Risk Management Education National Conference will bring together public and private sector educators, crop insurance agents, lenders, and other agricultural professionals to share
The North Central Center announces the 2020 Funded Projects. Read about the new awards under Funded Projects. Congratulations to the new Project Directors!