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Governor McAuliffe Announces Partnership to Promote Virginia’s Farmer Veterans

July 25, 2017

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced a new statewide marketing program to give Virginia farmers who have served in the military the opportunity to participate in a national branding campaign in partnership with the Farmer Veteran Coalition (FVC).

The new combined Virginia Grown and Homegrown By Heroes (HBH) logo will inform consumers that products with the logo were produced by Virginia’s military veterans and will serve as an extra incentive to consumers when buying local farm products. The program is available to Virginia farmers, ranchers, fishermen, and value-added producers of all branches and eras of military service.

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