Courtney Dixon’s Green to Grain website connects veterans with ag job opportunities. It is completely free and doesn’t accept donations.
Michigan’s Wahmhoff Farms Nursery had about 100 volunteers help in donating nearly 500 Christmas trees to servicemen and women and their families.
In 2017, 351,647 men and 18,972 women claimed the title U.S. veteran while serving their nation as producers of agricultural products ranging from corn and beans to cattle and hay.
Veterans and minorities, with a passion for farming, now have more opportunities, thanks to ‘The People’s Department.’ Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced $8.4 million in grants will be used by organizations in 24 states to provide training, outreach, and technical assistance for socially disadvantaged, tribal, and veteran farmers and ranchers. “USDA was created to […]