Center News Releases

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Release Date Contact(s)
08/09/2017 Iowa farmers invited to share input on 2018 Farm Bill

Anna Johnson, policy program associate, annaj@cfra.org, 515.215.1294; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

08/09/2017 Women who own or manage land are invited to conversation: Registration deadline for ‘Caring for Our Land’ is Aug. 17

Kathie Starkweather, Farm and Community program director, kathies@cfra.org, 402.617.7946; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

08/09/2017 Public event to feature Sen. Kolterman

Jordan Rasmussen, policy program associate, jordanr@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1032; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

07/21/2017 Public event set to talk taxes and sustaining vibrant communities

Jordan Rasmussen, policy program associate, jordanr@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1032; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

07/20/2017 Food truck rumble hits Norfolk streets on Aug. 4

Juan Sandoval, Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) Latino Business Center director, juans@cfra.org,402.371.7786; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

07/19/2017 August learning circle dates announced for women farmer series, Educational and networking sessions in eastern Nebraska

Kirstin Bailey, project organizer, kirstinb@cfra.org, 402.367.8989; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025 

07/12/17 Winner announced in Nebraska InnovateHER 2017 Challenge

Monica Braun, Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) Women's Business Center director, monicab@cfra.org, 402.643.2673; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org,402.687.2100 ext 1025

06/26/2017 Native American art work and local food featured at Santee Farmers Market

Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025
 

06/23/2017 Omaha Nation Farmers Market kicks off fourth season

Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

06/12/2017 ‘Migrant workers are an asset to the local economy,’ Public discussion focuses on migrant workers

Jordan Feyerherm, project organizer, jordanf@cfra.org, 402.580.1516; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

06/05/2017 Free QuickBooks training offered to small business owners

Monica Braun, Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) Women’s Business Center director, monicab@cfra.org, 402.643.2673; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

06/02/2017 Community conversation provides opportunity for discussion on energy

Lu Nelsen, policy program associate, lucasn@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1022; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

 

05/31/2017 Free online marketing strategies offered for small businesses

Monica Braun, Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) Women's Business Center director, monicab@cfra.org, 402.643.2673; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025
 

05/30/2017 Center for Rural Affairs commits to equality and inclusion for all residents of rural America

Brian Depew, executive director, briand@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1015; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

05/26/2017 Join the Center for Rural Affairs in exploring intercultural development

Jordan Feyerherm, project organizer, jordanf@cfra.org, 402.580.1516; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

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