Veterans Outreach

Are you a Military Veteran?

Are you interested in Agriculture, Farming, or Ranching?

Have you ever thought about becoming a Veteran Farmer?

Are you currently a Veteran Farmer or Rancher in need of agricultural education, financial, or legal assistance?

Did you know that there are programs and services that are designed specifically to help Beginning Veteran Farmers and Ranchers?

The Legal Aid of Nebraska has a Veteran Outreach Program that wants to help you the Veteran achieve your goals of joining Nebraska’s agriculture industry, or help to continue your agricultural enterprise.

The Legal Aid of Nebraska and its Partners would like to:

Assist Veteran farmers and ranchers in owning and operating successful farms and ranches.

Improve participation among Veteran farmers and ranchers in USDA programs.

Build relationships between current and prospective Veteran farmers and ranchers and USDA’s local, state, regional, and national offices.

Introduce agricultural information to Veteran farmers and ranchers through innovative training and technical assistance techniques.

Introduce agricultural education targeting Veteran beginning farmers and ranchers, in rural and persistent poverty areas.

If you have any questions you can call the Rural Response Hotline at 1-800-464-0258.