Farmer Veteran COVID-19 Listening Session

Farmer Veteran COVID-19 Listening Session

Please join NCAT for a listening and information session on Tuesday, April 14, at 11 a.m. CDT. During these uncertain times NCAT hopes to create a space for farmer veterans where you can share your challenges and strategies for resiliency. Most importantly, we want to give you a chance to connect with each other.

Margo Hale, NCAT Southeast Regional Director and director of NCAT’s Armed to Farm program, along with NCAT Northeast Regional Director Andy Pressman, will facilitate the listening session. Rusty Rumley, Senior Staff Attorney with the National Agricultural Law Center, will join them to share information on legal issues and how COVID-19 is impacting farmers. He will also take questions from participants. In addition, agriculture specialists from each of NCAT’s six regional offices will be available to answer questions.

There is no registration required for this listening session, but attendance is limited to 250. To join from your computer, tablet, or smartphone simply click here:

You can also dial in using your phone: +1 (571) 317-3122. Enter access code 639-668-077 to join.

If you have not used GoToMeeting before, click the following link to get the app so you’ll be ready to go when it’s time for the session:

If you have questions, please contact Margo Hale at or 479-575-1383.

Additional Information

For resources on food safety, alternative marketing options, financial assistance, and more, visit NCAT’s ATTRA Sustainable Agriculture COVID-19 Response page. NCAT’s agriculture specialists are available by phone and email to answer questions. Call 800-246-9140 or email

About the National Agricultural Law Center

The National Agricultural Law Center ( serves as the nation’s leading source of agricultural and food law research and information. The Center is the only institution of its kind in the nation, serving producers, attorneys, Cooperative Extension Service professionals, state and federal policymakers, and others on a daily basis. Headquartered in Fayetteville, Arkansas, the Center is a unit of the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture.

The Center is the lead institution for the eXtension Agricultural and Food Law Community of Practice.

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