San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Thousands of combat veterans are being called to the land. The USDA estimates we need one million new farmers and ranchers to replace the retiring generation. No one is better suited for the job than our military personnel. The're diving into organic farming, pasture-raised livestock, beekeeping, greenhouse hydroponics, permaculture, artisan foods, school gardens and urban Ag. The are providing food security for America, one farm at a time.
Come join other professionals who are working to successfully transition military veteran families back to civilian life. Enjoy an award-winning documentary, Ground Operations: Battlefields to Farmfields and meet the filmmaker, Dulanie Ellis and representatives from Veterans to Farmers.org (Denver) to discuss what's happening locally and nationally to help veterans get started in sustainable agriculture.
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