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Release Date Contact(s)
02/04/2019 Advanced QuickBooks training event scheduled in Lyons

Kim Preston, Center for Rural Affairs Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) Women's Business Center director, kimp@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1008; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/31/2019 Legislative Wake-up forum scheduled

Katie Rock, policy associate, katier@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1030; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/30/2019 Small construction business workshop offered in Spanish/Taller Educativo para Negocios de Construcción en Español

Griselda Rendon, Center for Rural Affairs Latino loan specialist, griseldar@cfra.org, 308.850.4820; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/29/2019 Nebraska rural, small businesses get a boost from Wells Fargo Diverse Community Capital program

Brian Depew, Center for Rural Affairs executive director, briand@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1015; Rhea Landholm, Center for Rural Affairs brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025; or Julie Fogerson, Wells Fargo communications advisor, 208.570.3037

01/23/2019 Help available on new crop insurance options

Anna Johnson, policy manager, annaj@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1027; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/22/2019 Nebraska Legislature relies on flawed data to allocate broadband funding

Johnathan Hladik, policy director, johnathanh@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1028; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/22/2019 Energy efficiency is key to expanding clean energy in Iowa

Katie Rock, policy associate, katier@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1030; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/18/2019 Community conversation with Iowa Sen. Wahls set in Solon

Katie Rock, policy associate, katier@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1030; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/16/2019 Tribal members feeling the ripple effects of the shutdown

Rebecca White, tribal projects manager, rebeccaw@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1018; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/11/2019 Online marketing training set in Lyons

Kim Preston, Center for Rural Affairs Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) Women's Business Center director, kimp@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1008; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/11/2019 Online Marketing Strategies offered in O'Neill

Kim Preston, Center for Rural Affairs Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) Women's Business Center director, kimp@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1008; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/10/2019 Tax credit seeks to support Nebraska veteran farmers

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

01/08/2019 New farm bill activity halted due to shutdown

Anna Johnson, policy manager, annaj@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1027; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/08/2019 White paper analyzes legal principle impacting Nebraska's landowners

Johnathan Hladik, Policy Program Director, johnathanh@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1028; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

01/04/2019 Women landowners invited to workshop

Sandra Renner, project associate, sandrar@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext. 1009; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager, rheal@cfra.org, 402.687.2100 ext 1025

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