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Beginning Farmer Veteran Workshop

National AgrAbility Project and Purdue University’s Indiana Beginning Farmer program are teaming up to host a free Beginning Farmer Veteran Workshop. The event is taking place on July 30 at the Beck Agricultural Center in West Lafayette and provides military veterans, active duty members, as well as their families, the opportunity to learn more about how to start and operate […]

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Beginning farmer veteran tours

Mark your calendars! Our partners, AgrAbility and Purdue Extension, would like to invite all military veterans and active personnel to join them for two farm tours. Cultivate your interest in farming!       What: Farm Tour When: May 1, 2016 Where: Freebird Farm & Homestead in Walton, IN Additional information: Freebird Farm & Homestead is a highly diversified farmstead with […]

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Indiana Grown Homegrown By Heroes

INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 29, 2016) – The Indiana State Department of Agriculture’s (ISDA) Indiana Grown initiative announced today the Indiana Grown Homegrown By Heroes program, which gives Hoosiers a new, tangible way to support local veterans with an agriculture business. Governor Mike Pence attended the announcement at the Indiana War Memorial and was joined by ISDA Director Ted McKinney […]

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