Guard unit trains to help Afghani farmers improve techniques

August 8, 2011 at 10:25 am in River Falls Journal

The Wisconsin National Guard’s 82nd Agribusiness Development Team recently completed three intense weeks cultivating the knowledge and skills needed for next year’s Afghanistan deployment. The ADT spent more than two weeks at Fort McCoy, honing basic warrior tasks. Members then exchanged one type of field training for another, taking part in a five-day “Ag 101″ crash course. Continue Reading