In late March, a delegation of the Howard G. Buffett Foundation, the World Food Programme and the Farm Journal Foundation, traveled to Afghanistan and Iraq to see firsthand the devastation and subsequent renewal facing these regions. Led by Howard W. Buffett, Director of Agriculture Development for The U.S. Department of Defense, and Howard G. Buffett, the founder of the HGBF; Andy Weber, CEO of Farm Journal Media and Kip Tom of Tom Farms traveled to these countries. Learn more about their journey.
Kip Tom, an Indiana farmer, shares his travel diary from the Afghan countryside.
Farm Journal Foundation Chairman, Andy Weber's firsthand experience in writing.
Photographer, Lou Pierce, captures the heart of Afghanistan in his recountance.
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