Robert Elliott, a Marine veteran who is a sustainable farmer, poses on his farm near Louisburg, NC, on Friday, April 1, 2016. Elliott has become known for his innovative farming methods and also for helping other veterans transition to jobs in agriculture. He farms on about 40 acres of a much larger family farm in the Justice community of Franklin County, NC.
Robert Elliott, a Marine veteran who is a sustainable farmer, poses on his farm near Louisburg, NC, on Friday, April 1, 2016. Elliott has become known for his innovative farming methods and also for helping other veterans transition to jobs in agriculture. He farms on about 40 acres of a much larger family farm in the Justice community of Franklin County, NC. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
Robert Elliott, a Marine veteran who is a sustainable farmer, poses on his farm near Louisburg, NC, on Friday, April 1, 2016. Elliott has become known for his innovative farming methods and also for helping other veterans transition to jobs in agriculture. He farms on about 40 acres of a much larger family farm in the Justice community of Franklin County, NC. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com

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