This conference is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture. USDA funding is provided for the scientific/education portion of the program.

 

 

About the Conference

What is the ERME National Conference?

The 2018 Extension Risk Management Education National Conference will bring together public and private sector educators, crop insurance agents, lenders, and other agricultural professionals to share ongoing and emerging successful risk management education efforts that target agricultural producers and their families. Conference participants will learn about what is working to help producers effectively manage the financial, production, marketing, legal and human risks associated with their agribusinesses.

Background

Extension Risk Management Education held its inaugural National Conference in 2000 and has been hosting a conference annually since 2003.

2018 ERME National Conference Planning Committee

  • Laurie Wolinski (Chair) Northeast Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Delaware
  • Colette DePhelps University of Idaho
  • Cheryl Griffith North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Nebraska
  • Daphne Holterman Rosy Lane Holsteins (WI)
  • Brittni Lamoreux Digital Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Minnesota
  • Michelle McCullough Northeast Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Delaware
  • John McMinn Southern Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Arkansas
  • Shannon Neibergs Western Extension Risk Management Education Center, Washington State University
  • Susan Olson Northeast Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Delaware
  • Jeff Reisdorfer Digital Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Minnesota
  • Max Runge Auburn University
  • Mayhah Suri University of Maryland

Extension Risk Management Education Centers

North Central Center
University of Nebraska - Lincoln ExtensionUniversity of Nebraska - Lincoln Extension
(402) 472-2039
www.ncerme.org

Northeast Center
University of Delaware Cooperative ExtensionUniversity of Delaware
(302) 831-6540
www.nerme.org

Southern Center
University of Arkansas Division of AgricultureUniversity of Arkansas Division of Agriculture
(501) 671-2165
srmec.uark.edu

Western Center
Washington State University ExtensionWashington State University Cooperative Extension
(509) 477-2168
westrme.wsu.edu

Digital Center
University of Minnesota ExtensionUniversity of Minnesota
Center for Farm Financial Management
(800) 234-1111
www.cffm.umn.edu