Veterans in Agriculture

ISU Extension partners with groups to assist veterans

Between 2006 and 2021, 18,571 active U.S. military personnel lost their lives in combat serving their country. Between 2013 and 2017, veterans and service members represented 8.6 (270K) of the 3.1 M persons working or trained in agriculture. Rural veterans represent a disproportionate (and declining) share of the men and women who return home after serving; military veterans and service […]