“My job used to be to take life, and now it’s to create life.” It’s hard to come back from Iraq and take a 9-5 job. But to put your hands in the soil and to make things grow — this is healing. Veterans to Farmers brings crops to life and people back to life. Many take what they’ve learned from organic farming and begin to teach others the same methods.
Read about these communities of veteran-farmers who are working the land, leaving war behind and cultivating their way toward ecological civilization.
An Interview with Richard Murphy, Program Director, Veterans to Farmers
Read the complete article at ecociv.org -> Toward Ecological Civilization