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‘Ground Operations’ Explores New Generation Of Veteran-Farmers –

After a career as a Hollywood filmmaker, Dulanie Ellis turned to producing documentaries when her daughter was born. Exploring stories about farmland protection in agricultural areas just north of Los Angeles, “once I went down the rabbit hole of agriculture, I stayed. It was really compelling to me, to think about how we were going […]

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From Battlefields to Fields of Dreams: Vets Cultivate Healing on the Farm – Op Ed News

GROUND OPERATIONS: Battlefields to Farmfields is a new documentary about the growing network of combat veterans transitioning into sustainable farming, ranching and artisan food production as they create healthy new lives for themselves and contribute to food security for all Americans. The film won the Audience Favorite award at DocUtah International Film Festival, the Social Justice […]

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A Battle Worth Fighting – Organic Gardening Magazine

How the future of small family farms can be secured by our veterans through a win-win mentoring operation American farmers are aging out.” We were just starting interviews for a new documentary and I wasn’t exactly sure what “aging out” meant, but it didn’t sound good. Then the statistics started rolling in. Only 1 percent […]

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