Veterans in the Valley
September 29, 2019
Hosted by Alana Foor and Joe Capricci
Black Valley Kune Kune Farm
Thank you to all who made the event a success. The day raised awareness and visibility of veteran farming in the greater Bedford County community and beyond, and provided valuable in-person connections among Project members.
L to R, Top: PA Veteran Farming Project and Veterans in the Valley under the tent; BG Gregg Perez of PANG-Air with Lynn Kime of Extension; Joe Capricci shares his experience with a Troops to Tractors VA on-farm OJT at Black Valley Farm
2nd: Checking out pumpkins; Rhonda Smith and Megan of The Skirted Soldier; Foor kids and friends
3rd: Black Valley's hoop house; Black Valley Kune Kune logo; Paul and Angela Gates of Heaven's Gates goat soap
4th: SSG Chris Clark, Army recruiter; Rob Mowery of Forever Heart Farm, LLC, mans the pig roast; SFC Bennett and SFC Jayachosky, US Army.