April 2011 Special Report: Army National Guard and Army Reserve 


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April AUSA News cover


 April AUSA News

Afghanistan agribusiness


Guard soldiers help Afghans develop agribusiness

Soldiers from the Indiana National Guard’s 3-19th Agribusiness Development Team have spent the last several months assisting Afghan farmers, and recently they taught a class on poultry management in Afghanistan’s Khowst Province.

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Soldier health, well-being ‘critical’ to national security

Although he was addressing the audience at the Reserve Officers Association’s first National Security Symposium in Washington, D.C., the subject of Gen. Peter W. Chiarelli’s keynote speech was on the health and well-being of soldiers and their families – it is "absolutely critical to the security of our nation."


Campaign plan establishes Army reserve objectives

The Army Reserve Campaign Plan 2011 establishes the near-term strategies the Army Reserve will pursue for accomplishing its major objectives for the next year


ESGR expands Patriot Award Program

Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve announced an expansion of the Patriot Award Program to include employers of guard and reserve members’ spouses.

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Gold Medal bobsledder joins Army National Guard

Olympic Gold Medal Winner Justin Olsen has joined the New York Army National Guard.