Our partners

Our Valued Partners

Explore the network of dedicated organizations that collaborate with the Veterans Farm of North Carolina (VFNC) in our mission to empower veterans through agriculture.

Moore Equine Feed & Pet Supply is a locally owned feed, tack, and pet supplies store located in Southern Pines, NC. They specialize in quality food, treats, and farm supplies for all animal needs, and are dedicated to making life with animals easier.

NC State Extension is a dynamic organization that partners with communities to deliver education and technology that enrich the lives, land, and economy of North Carolinians. They provide research-based solutions for agriculture, food, and nutrition, as well as 4-H youth development programs.

NC AgrAbility is dedicated to assisting farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural workers with disabilities. By connecting individuals with a broad range of resources, NC AgrAbility helps these workers overcome barriers to continue the work they love.

Purina is a leading pet care company with over 90 years of experience in providing quality products for pets’ nutritional needs. They offer a wide range of products for different animals, ensuring that each pet gets the right nutrition for their specific needs.

The Farm and Ranch Stress Assistance Network of NC (FRSAN-NC) is a program of the NC Agromedicine Institute dedicated to supporting the recognition and management of farm-related stress among farmers, farmworkers, and their families. FRSAN-NC provides resources, workshops, and stress management training to help individuals in the farming community navigate the unique stresses of farm life.

Farm Aid is a non-profit organization committed to building a family farm-centered agricultural system. They work year-round to support family farmers, good food, soil and water, and strong communities, and host an annual music and food festival to celebrate these efforts.

NC Grange is a community organization that brings together the North Carolina agricultural community. They offer a range of events and programs that blend modern know-how with traditional ideals, catering to professional farmers, urban gardeners, and lovers of locally grown produce.

Heroes to Hives is a program dedicated to training military veterans in the art and science of beekeeping. The program provides both online and hands-on training opportunities, fostering a supportive community of veterans while promoting food security.

Midnight Bee Supply is a one-stop shop for all beekeeping needs. They offer quality products such as hive bodies, smokers, protective jackets, and hive tools, and are committed to providing impeccable service to their customers.

Got to Be NC is an initiative by the North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services that promotes North Carolina agricultural products and goods. They connect local growers, producers, and makers to the community, ensuring that local ingredients and products find their way to dining tables and restaurant menus.

The NC Agromedicine Institute is an inter-institutional initiative dedicated to promoting the health and safety of farmers, fishermen, foresters, their workers, and their families. They conduct research, provide education, and develop prevention and intervention strategies to reduce injury and illness.

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) is a federal agency that provides leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, rural development, nutrition, and related issues. They are currently investing in improving the measurement, monitoring, reporting, and verification of greenhouse gas emissions and carbon sequestration.

Off-Road Outreach is a unique organization that delivers mobile showers to homeless Veterans using the back of their Jeep. They also provide food, clothing, and other essential supplies, and assist with housing applications, employment, and health benefits.

Veternation is a veteran-operated nonprofit organization that empowers community veterans through advocacy, outreach, and education. They assist with employment, resume writing, interview preparation, financial literacy, and VA education and compensation claims, and also provide food and other resources.

Transocean Equipment Management is the major independent supplier in the sale, leasing, and customization of new and used shipping containers and storage containers. We currently serve North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Virginia and Tennessee in the Southeast as well as New Jersey and Pennsylvania in the Northeast. We can also serve any US location if your needs are outside that main service area. At Transocean Equipment, we offer high-quality shipping containers for sale and storage containers for sale. We specialize in providing creative solutions to your shipping containers and storage container needs: You could say we think “out of the box” in order to get you the box you need!

For 60 years, the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Service Benefit Plan, also known as the Federal Employee Program—or simply FEP—has provided health insurance to the federal employee workforce. We are proud to have been part of the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program since its inception in 1960. Today, FEP covers over 5.5 million federal employees, retirees and their families across the U.S. and overseas.

For more information, please visit www.fepblue.org

Southeast AgriSeeds, based in Rome, Georgia, focuses on enhancing agricultural productivity across the Southeastern United States through a comprehensive range of forage and cover crop seeds. They are committed to quality, striving to optimize land use with cutting-edge varieties tested through in-house and collaborative trials. Their extensive dealer network and knowledgeable technical staff provide personalized support and education, ensuring farmers have access to the best resources and information for their operations.