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Release Date Contact(s)
03/02/2017 Longneckers honored as Center for Rural Affairs' Entrepreneurs of the Year

Jeff Reynolds, Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) director, jeffr@cfra.org, 402.656.3091; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1025

03/02/2017 Furlong awarded Center for Rural Affairs' Citizenship Award

Johnathan Hladik, Center for Rural Affairs policy program director, johnathanh@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1208; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1025 

02/24/2017 Center for Rural Affairs presents 'Vang: a drama about recent immigrant farmers'

Contact: Emilee Pease, executive and development assistant, emileep@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext
1017; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, 
rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

02/15/2017 Free QuickBooks training offered to small business owners

Contact: 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

02/08/2017 Center for Rural Affairs joins organizations in call for White House focus on rural issues

Brian Depew, executive director, 402.687.2100 x1015
Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, 402.687.2100 x1025

02/01/2017 Farmers invited to workshop on new crop insurance opportunity

Contact: Glen Ready, policy program assistant, glenr@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1011;
or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/27/2017 Serie de financiamento en dos partes para granjas pequeñas

Comunicarse con : Lucia Schulz, lucias@cfra.org, 402.750.5727 (Para preguntas en español); o Rhea Landholm, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/27/2017 Center for Rural Affairs achieves top 10 in national lending

Contact: Jeff Reynolds, Rural Enterprise Assistance Project director, jeffr@cfra.org, 402.656.3091; Or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/26/2017 Farmers invited to workshop on new crop insurance opportunity

Contact: Glen Ready, policy program assistant, glenr@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1011;
or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org,
402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/25/2017 Two-part series on small farm financing begins Feb. 5

Lucia Schulz, project specialist, lucias@cfra.org, 4020.750.7527;
Or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org
402.687.2100 ext. 1025

01/24/2017 Women landowner workshops postponed to Feb. 15

Becky Keim, project organizer, beckyk@cfra.org, 402.269.8170;
Glen Ready, policy program assistant, glenr@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1011;
or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/23/2017 Conservation Stewardship Program deadline is looming

Contact: Anna Johnson, policy associate, annaj@cfra.org, 515.329.0172;
or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/23/2017 Farmers invited to workshop on new crop insurance opportunity

Glen Ready, policy program assistant, glenr@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1011;
Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/19/2017 Center for Rural Affairs looks forward to working with Agriculture Secretary Nominee Perdue

Johnathan Hladik, Policy Director, johnathanh@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1028
Rhea Landholm, Brand Marketing and Communications Manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1025

01/19/2017 Five-class conservation series set for women landowners

Becky Keim, project organizer, beckyk@cfra.org, 402.269.8170
or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

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