Fox News Channel’s host of “War Stories,” Col. Oliver North, is scheduled to serve as keynote speaker for the Ag Warriors Benefit Feb. 13 in Tulare, Calif.

North is a combat decorated Marine, New York Times best-selling author and a small business founder, according to a news release.

He served 22 years as a U.S. Marine and his awards for service in combat.

“We are very excited to have Col. North join us as our keynote speaker for the Ag Warriors Benefit at World Ag Expo,” Jerry Sinift, chief executive officer, International Agri-Center said in the release. “We look forward to hearing from Colonel North in February, and hope the agriculture community will join us in supporting our veterans.”

This benefit will support the International Agri-Center’s Ag Warriors program. Through Ag Warriors, veterans can access resources to connect with employers, schools and other programs to help secure careers in the agriculture industry, according to the release.

Tickets will be available at beginning Nov. 1.