Patriot Project Underway

Patriot Project Underway

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Veterans are the backbone of our country and the backbone of farmlands and our rural communities. That's why the American Farm Bureau developed the patriot project.

The program matches military vets with experienced farmers to develop a business plan and connect the service men to Ag resources. The project is being piloted with the Texas Farm Bureau and Arkansas Farm Bureau.

Military veteran farmers/ranchers in the program need to meet the following requirements.

  • honorable discharge from the armed services
  • access to farmland (rent or own)
  • basic farming production skills
  • willingness to learn from others

Get more information on the Farm Bureau's Patriot Project.

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