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Military Veterans Learn to Farm with Farmer-Veteran Coalition

An innovative, relatively young program provides active-duty soldiers and military veterans a jump start into civilian existence while bringing life to agriculture.One-sixth of the U.S. population is enlisted in the military, and 45 percent of that number is from rural farm communities, according to the Carsey Institute at the University of New Hampshire in Durham. Farms need more ...

Evan B. Welch | Jun 8, 2011

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