#FridaysOnTheFarm: Veteran Farmer Keeps Serving Others

Posted by Chris Groskreutz, Natural Resources Conservation Service in Farming Conservation
Feb 08, 2019

In this week’s #FridaysOnTheFarm, we travel to Milledgeville, Georgia, where Jon Jackson – a former Army Ranger – is furthering his post-military mission of service through agriculture.

Meet Jon, and learn how he has worked with USDA to create Comfort Farms, the nation’s first Acute Veterans Crisis Agriculture Center and “a healing farm for veterans.”

In this week’s #FridaysOnTheFarm, we travel to Milledgeville, Georgia, where Jon Jackson – a former Army Ranger – is furthering his post-military mission of service through agriculture.

Click here to read the interactive, multimedia #FridaysOnTheFarm story.

Access a text-only version of this multimedia story here. (PDF, 168 KB)


Each Friday, meet farmers, producers, and landowners through our #FridaysOnTheFarm stories. Click here to read more stories.

Category/Topic: Farming Conservation