War to Table

In 2006, Michael O’Gorman, the executive director of the Farmer Veteran Coalition, read a study that the majority of American soldiers fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan came from rural communities. This would change the trajectory of his life. A child...

The Power of Farmhers

Mickey Willenbring grew up in rural South Dakota and Oregon—a foster child who never thought she’d end up owning her own ranch. She wanted instead to see the world beyond the pasture. The military was her ticket off the farms she worked on as a kid. ...