How to Find and Support Veteran-Owned Small Farms Near You

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Supporting US Veterans is as easy as making your weekly grocery trip!

Whether you want to support retired service members with a one-time purchase, become a regular customer, or are simply interested in adding more locally grown food to your diet, Local Hens can help you find what you are looking for.

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Homegrown Food for a Good Cause

Food from a traditional grocery store could be from anywhere in the world, depending on the product.

When you shop local food from Veteran farmers, you can be sure that your food has been grown on American soil. Plus, farm fresh food just tastes better!

Not only will the quality of your food improve drastically, but you can feel good knowing that you are supporting the dreams and livelihood of our Nation’s heroes.

All in all, it’s a win-win for both parties – you get healthy & delicious farm fresh food, and your farmer gets support for their small business!

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How to find Veteran-Led Small Farms Near You

Small farms are not always easy to find– oftentimes they are only able to be found with strategically placed yard signs & through word of mouth. makes it easy for farmers to be found online by consumers with their Find a Farm tool. You can also view our current list of Veteran owned farms at the end of this article.

If you are interested in supporting Veteran farmers but unable to do so monetarily, consider sharing a Veteran-owned farm profile on your social media or with a friend – this increases their reach and will help them acquire new customers!

If you want to go the extra mile for your local Veteran farmers, consider purchasing them egg cartons or other small farm gifts – they are always much needed!

Ready to Get Farm Fresh Food from Your Local Veteran Farmer?

All current Veteran-led farms on Local Hens are listed below – check out their farm profiles to contact them and purchase farm fresh eggs, produce, meat, and more!

If you’re a Veteran farmer, sign up FREE today to add your farm to the list.

Farms on Local Hens that are not Veteran led but donate a portion of their proceeds to Veteran support programs:

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