RMA announces cooperative agreements for risk management education
Earlier this year RMA announced $8.89 million for risk management education and training. The organizations being selected today to receive t his funding will assist producers, including limited resource, socially disadvantaged and other traditionally underserved farmers and ranchers, in managing risks and challenges in their agricultural operations. The funding also targets training for new producers and military veterans returning to farm and ranch.
For a list of partner organizations by state, please visit the RMA Education and Training webpage.
RMA provides funding for organizations in the form of cooperative agreements to deliver education and training nationwide. This year, RMA award recipients include nine new organizations and two 1890 Land Grant Universities.