Veterans Day 2023: Project Victory Gardens connecting U.S. veterans with agri-therapy and ag education
In honor of Veterans Day this weekend, we wanted to take a moment to highlight an incredible program connecting our great nation’s heroes with agriculture!
Honey farmer Jim Hartman’s is being highlighted by the American Farm Bureau for his dedication to agricultural sustainability. Learn about his unexpected journey from combat veteran to beekeeper to an AFB Ag Innovator semi-finalist.
Army Corporal Loren Miles Buffalo grew up a cowboy and a patriot with a dream to raise bucking bulls. He was killed in Afghanistan in 2011, but his passion for PBR lives on thanks to his mother.
RFD-TV’s Suzanne Alexander spoke with Veteran Ranch Vice President J.R. Smith about how he came up with the idea for the program, how it helps veterans, and the success he’s seen.