Center News Releases

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Release Date Contact(s)
11/07/2007 Center for Rural Affairs Praises Nelson for Co-Sponsoring Payment Limits Chuck Hassebrook, chuckh@cfra.org, (402) 687-2103 ext. 1018 Or John Crabtree, johnc@cfra.org, (402) 687-2103 ext. 1010
11/06/2007 Organizations Urge Support for Dorgan-Grassley Payment Limits Amendment Traci Bruckner, tracib@cfra.org, (402) 687-2103 ext. 1016 Chuck Hassebrook, chuckh@cfra.org, (402) 687-2103 ext. 1018
10/23/2007 Center for Rural Affairs Rejects Senate Payment Limits Agreement Chuck Hassebrook, Center for Rural Affairs, chuckh@cfra.org (402) 687-2103 ext 1018 or John Crabtree, Center for Rural Affairs, johnc@cfra.org (402) 687-2103 ext 1010, (563) 581-2867 (cellular)
10/22/2007 Exhibiting Opportunities for Businesses and Organizations Joy Marshall, joym@cfra.org, Center for Rural Affairs
10/17/2007 Center for Rural Affairs Rejects Senate Payment Limits Agreement Contact: Chuck Hassebrook, Center for Rural Affairs, chuckh@cfra.org (402) 687-2103 ext 1018 or John Crabtree, Center for Rural Affairs, johnc@cfra.org (402) 687-2103 ext 1010
10/17/2007 Grass Fed Meat Standards Announced Traci Bruckner, Center for Rural Affairs, tracib@cfra.org (402) 687-2103 ext 1016 or John Crabtree, Center for Rural Affairs, johnc@cfra.org (402) 687-2103 ext 1010
10/10/2007 Conference Approaching; Marketing Opportunities Available Joy Marshall, joym@cfra.org, Phone:(402)614-5558 or Kathie Starkweather, kathies@cfra.org, Phone: (402) 687-2103 ext. 1014
10/03/2007 REAP's Hispanic Program Promotes Dungan, Begins Phase Four Jeff Reynolds, jeffr@alltel.net, Phone: (402) 656-3091 Adriana Dungan, adungan@msn.com, Phone: (402) 494-1013
10/01/2007 Nebraska Rural Businesses Capture More Than $680,000 in Federal Grants Mike Heavrin, mikeh@cfra.org Phone: (402) 687-2103 ext. 1008
09/24/2007 October 19 is Nebraska Value-Added Agriculture Grants Application Deadline Mike Heavrin, mikeh@cfra.org Phone: (402) 687-2103 ext. 1008
09/19/2007 Register Now for Business Plan Training Course Adriana Dungan, adungan@msn.com, Center for Rural Affairs
09/05/2007 Senator Chuck Grassley Comments on House Payment Limits John Crabtree, johnc@cfra.org, Phone: (563) 581- 2867 or (402) 687-2103 ext. 1010; Or Chuck Hassebrook, chuckh@cfra.org, Phone: (402) 687-2103 ext. 1018
09/11/2007 Center Hires Planner for MarketPlace Conference Kathie Starkweather, kathies@cfra.org, Phone:(402)687-2103 ext. 1014 or – Joy Marshall, joym@cfra.org, Phone:(402)614-5558
09/05/2007 Center Announces Grant to Repeat and Expand MarketPlace Kathie Starkweather, kathies@cfra.org, Phone:(402)687-2103 ext. 1014 or Joy Marshall, joym@cfra.org, Phone:(402)614-5558
08/30/2007 House Farm Bill Tightens the Noose on Family Farms John Crabtree, johnc@cfra.org Phone: (563) 581- 2867 or (402) 687-2103 ext. 1010; Or Chuck Hassebrook, chuckh@cfra.org Phone: (402) 687-2103 ext. 1018

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