Center News Releases

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Release Date Contact(s)
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

05/25/2017 Register for Answering the Call by June 14 Conference features free resources and connections for veterans in farming

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

05/23/2017 Free online marketing strategies for small businesses offered in June; Classes offered in Valentine and Ainsworth

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

05/23/2017 President's 2018 budget undercuts rural communities

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

05/22/2017 Lycka Till to be unveiled Saturday night in Oakland

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

05/11/2017 Rural America deserves a champion: Center for Rural Affairs asks Sec. Perdue not to eliminate the position of Undersecretary for Rural Development

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

05/01/2017 Free conference available to veteran farmers, Answering the Call’ highlights financial resources and land access

Paige Dietrich, policy program associate, paiged@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1014; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

04/28/2017 Free QuickBooks training offered to small business owners

Juan Sandoval, 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

04/25/2017 Newly released white paper examines agricultural property taxes in Nebraska

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

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