The 2018 Request for Applications process has closed! New project directors and their projects will be posted here very soon! The 2019 RFA will be released in September, 2018. Read the 2018 RFA. Check back for more information!
The 2018 National ERME Conference was held April 11-12 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The proceedings with presenter powerpoints will be available at www.extensionerme.org very soon. Make your plans to attend the 2019 National ERME Conference to be held in Louisville, Kentucky April 3-4!
About us…….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.
Be sure to read the newest edition of Cornhusker Economics! It tells a bit about the North Central ERME and risk management education as well as our 2017 projects!
The 2017 RFA is now closed! The 2017 grant recipients have been announced. For more specific information about the ERME application process go to Apply for Funding.
From time to time a project is so unique or successful that it merits a “shout out” in the form of a success story. We continually update these stories as more projects are completed and approved. Success and Legacy Stories
Our Advisory Council met and funded 16 full proposals and four exploratory projects for 2016. The full projects are 18 months in length while the exploratory projects will be completed in six months. We are very excited about the variety
Progress reports are due for 2015 and 2016 Project Directors on July 1. To report, you need to log into the reporting page at http://rvs.umn.edu/Home.aspx, enter your password and enter. Any questions? Contact Christine, firstname.lastname@example.org or 402-472-2039.