Who We Are

We are farmers, veterans, agri-business professionals, educators, and other service providers dedicated to empowering veterans to thrive in Iowa agriculture.

We have programs and resources for veterans aspiring to farm. We provide guidance to veterans seeking employment in agriculture and rural areas. We are a network for sharing experiences, disseminating resources, and identifying collaborations.

Young couple with large livestock in the distance.
Jathan Chicoine Family, Farmer Veteran, Story City, Iowa

Who We Serve

Veterans who are looking for work in agriculture to support themselves and their families and gain experience and knowledge before starting a farm of their own.

Veterans who are pursuing an education in agriculture at two or four-year institutions, with help from their GI bills.