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21 Projects Helping Vets Through Food and Agriculture


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Nancy
- 1652 days ago - foodtank.com
In the United States alone, there are 19.6 million veterans. According to the Independent Voter Network, approximately 3.6 million veterans have a service-related disability, 7.6 percent of veterans are unemployed, and veterans make up 13 percent of the-



   

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Kamia T (89)
Monday November 10, 2014, 10:39 am
That we have ANY veterans unemployed after serving their country is simply repugnant! That's the least we can do, to support their rehabilitation and returning to a productive life. So glad all of these programs exist. I know from person experience that being out in the garden and nature is a great way to deal with stress and disability.
 

Kyle Ness (0)
Thursday November 13, 2014, 7:15 pm
Common after the civil war, little after WWI and WWII. The prospect of doing this now is rare, is most likely volunteer only, most cases a non paying job which is the only way an organic farmer can afford workers.
 

Helen Porter (39)
Wednesday November 19, 2014, 9:42 pm
Our veterans should not be hungry and homeless.
 
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