Nearly a million military servicemen and servicewomen come from rural areas across the country. Upon returning from service they can use their great sense of service to benefit farms. Farming is also empowering, giving these servicemen and women a sense of accomplishment – truly seeing the fruits of their labor. The following programs work with veterans, creating opportunities for them to find meaningful careers in the farming and agriculture.
- International Agri-Center and AgCareers.com Partner to Help Veterans | Farm & Ranch News Online
- Agriculture Grants to Aid Mid-South Farming, Veterans – Memphis Daily News