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About

The Veterans & Heroes to Agriculture program is dedicated to the integration and support of veterans entering or currently working in agriculture to benefit their health and welfare, as well as the state’s agricultural economy. Through invaluable partnerships with agencies, organizations, and farmers across the state, members receive opportunities for education, training, scholarships, and mentorship spanning various topic and skill levels. The program also seeks to further promote the development of agricultural industries, products, and marketing opportunities across the state.

For more information, contact the Business Development Division at 304-558-2210 or vetstoag@wvda.us.

Marketing Programs

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Homegrown by Heroes

Homegrown By Heroes (HBH) is the official farmer veteran branding program of America, administered nationally by the Farmer Veteran Coalition (FVC). It certifies ranchers, farmers, and fisherman of all military eras to sell their product as veteran owned and produced. 

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West Virginia Grown

WV Grown is the premiere branding program for agricultural products in West Virginia. By placing the West Virginia Grown logo on a product, buyers are assured that the product was grown or processed, with quality ingredients, in the Mountain State.

Links

Homegrown By Heroes
SBA ‘Boots to Business’
WV Department of Veterans Assistance
WVU Center for Veteran, Military and Family Programs
WV National Guard