About the Conference

February 14, 2018

What is the ERME National Conference?

The 2018 Extension Risk Management Education National Conference will bring together public and private sector educators, crop insurance agents, lenders, and other agricultural professionals to share ongoing and emerging successful risk management education efforts that target agricultural producers and their families. Conference participants will learn about what is working to help producers effectively manage the financial, production, marketing, legal and human risks associated with their agribusinesses.

Background

Extension Risk Management Education held its inaugural National Conference in 2000 and has been hosting a conference annually since 2003.

2018 ERME National Conference Planning Committee

  • Laurie Wolinski (Chair) Northeast Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Delaware
  • Colette DePhelps University of Idaho
  • Cheryl Griffith North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Nebraska
  • Daphne Holterman Rosy Lane Holsteins (WI)
  • Brittni Lamoreux Digital Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Minnesota
  • Michelle McCullough Northeast Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Delaware
  • John McMinn Southern Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Arkansas
  • Shannon Neibergs Western Extension Risk Management Education Center, Washington State University
  • Susan Olson Northeast Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Delaware
  • Jeff Reisdorfer Digital Extension Risk Management Education Center, University of Minnesota
  • Max Runge Auburn University
  • Mayhah Suri University of Maryland