Hmong Language Media Resource

“This website is based upon work supported by the United States Department of Agriculture and the National Institute of Food and Agriculture award number(s) 2014-48778-22647.

Mission


Identify existing and emerging resources that assists small and disadvantaged Hmong farmers and ranchers to improve and build successful farms and rural enterprises by translated and developing into media files high priority resources.

Supporters

The Hmong Language Media Resource (Hmong-LMR) was established in 2015 by the North Central Regional Center for Rural Development (NCRCRD) at Michigan State University with funding from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). The Hmong-LMR offers language access to limited English proficient Hmong community members, in agriculture, by providing:

  • A collection of resources that have been translated into the Hmong language;
  • Media translated resources;
  • A website, available in English and Hmong, where resources and media files are stored;
  • And technical assistance on matters pertaining to agriculture.

Overview

Minnesota

   Pakou Hang

   Executive Director

   Hmong American Farmers Association


Missouri

   Mai Her

   Farm Program Coordinator

   Hmong National Development


North Carolina

   Der Xiong

   Agricultural Extension Agent

   North Carolina Cooperative Extension


Wisconsin

   Jack Chang

    Minority Farmer Program Coordinator

   Wisconsin Farm Center


   May Yer Thao

   Administrator

   Hmong Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce

Arkansas

   Nalee Yang

   Farm Program Coordinator

   Hmong National Development


California

   Nick Cha

   Program Manager

   Hmong National Development


   Jon Thao

   Staff

   National Hmong American Farmers


   Sam Vang
   Soil Conservationist

   USDA NRCS

   Michael Yang
   Small Farms and Specialty Crops Hmong

   Agricultural Assistant

   University of California ANR

Technical Committee