Mental Health & Agriculture
The Most Important Asset on a Farm is the Farmer
Farmers are well aware of why health and safety is important on the farm, and now more than ever, farmers know that this includes mental health and safety. Farming is demanding on the best of days, and when our mental health isn’t prioritized, simple every day chores become challenging and stressful tasks. Farming requires hard working and resilient people, but this reslience can take its toll. Today’s farmers and the broader agriculture communitiy recognizes just how important it is to Think Mental Health.
This page has been created specifically for the agriculture industry and is intended to connect farmers and community members to strategically picked resources.
If you are in crisis, or know of any person who may be in danger, call 9-1-1 or visit your local Crisis Center as soon as possible.