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Chandra Perkins left a comment for Matthew Zbiec
"Matt, Just wanted to let you know I am unable to make it to class tonight due to work. A girl just got let go and then one quit so I have to go into work.  Have a good night, Chandra P."
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brandon succi left a comment for John Mayer
"I'm loving it so much I can not what to start my own farm, I'm learning so much. I was see if maybe you have that guy number out hear that is doing the fodder so mabey I could meet him and see how it all works. My phone number is…"
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Aquila Lamont Patterson is now friends with Robert Washington and Daniel Housenga
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Eric Boyd left a comment for Robert Washington
"Absolutely. How far along are you? Where will the greenhouse be and what do you hope to grow? What is your budget?"
Jan 21
Robert Washington posted a status
"I'm working with a Veterans' organization to begin a community hydroponics greenhouse in San Diego. Biz Plan Revision & FSA Loan in progress"
Jan 20
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Pendleton Marine trains veterans how to run a farm

A Camp Pendleton Marine runs an organic farm near the…

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John Mayer left a comment for brandon succi
"Brandon, great to see your at Archi's and enjoying learning about hydroponics. Hopefully you will find a passion for growing and start your own farm. I have not started anything yet, but maybe in the future. I'm busy building a barn for my…"
Jan 19
brandon succi left a comment for John Mayer
"Hay John just writing to say hi also to see you got going on with the fodder."
Jan 19
David Gutierrez's blog post was featured

Farmer Veterans - America's Heartland

"Farmer Veterans: Produced by America's Heartland"Meet a California couple who are giving something back to our nation’s veterans. Colin and Karen Archipley operate a small organic farm near San Diego. The farm, called “Archi’s Acres,” helps U.S.…See More
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Archi's Acres is a farming enterprise that utilizes hydro-organic technology to grow produce. Headquartered in Escondido, California, Archi's is a certified organic greenhouse operation, which grows living basil, kale, and other herbs and produce. Our methods of crop production is not only highly efficient, it maximizes available natural resources, and focuses on local sales distribution channels. Please enjoy our organic produce in natural food retailers throughout Southern California and thank you for your support!

At Archi's, we believe a key aspect of successful business is how it meets its responsibility to the community in which it operates and the customers which make up its marketplace. We do this by integrating into our business model an opportunity to support America's most valued citizens, our military veterans. Archi's Acres provides veterans a one of a kind world-class sustainable agricultural entrepreneurial incubator program, the Veterans Sustainable Agriculture Training (VSAT) program, partnered with Cal Poly Pomona, and is 17 academic credits, with the intent to exposes these strong, young leaders to the entrepreneurial opportunities which exist in the agriculture industry today. Although working with vets is our foundation, VSAT is now open to the public, providing training to anyone interested in learning more about the business behind sustainable agriculture. Learn more about us by clicking here!

                                             For more information about the VSAT program, click here.

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Farmer Veterans - America's Heartland

Posted by David Gutierrez on January 17, 2015 at 11:11am 0 Comments

"Farmer Veterans: Produced by America's Heartland

"Meet a California couple who are giving something back to our nation’s veterans. Colin and Karen Archipley operate a small organic farm near San Diego. The farm, called “Archi’s Acres,” helps U.S. veterans get a new start in life and farming."



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