Leader: Rural Responders

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Fireman and Farmer:

WORKING TWICE AS HARD Story and photos by Andrea Haines

Obtaining multiple job positions isn’t too far-fetched for many people in the agricultural industry. Farmers tend to inherit a “giving” or “caretaking” work ethic from family passed down by generations. Caretakers of the land and animals, it is only natural for many producers to align with other services that tend to be in the best interest of their communities. 10 LEADER