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Mental Health

We realize there are stressors involved with agriculture, some of which are out of our control. Farmers deal with weather, fluctuating market prices, production and a multitude of unwitnessed challenges. These challenges can put strain on mental well-being. 

If you feel farm stress is affecting your mental well-being or the well-being of someone else, you are not alone.  Plus, there is a multitude of resources available to support you.


Rural Minds

Programs and resources.

Rural Resilience

Farm Credit has developed training materials focused on mental health and stress management.

Take the training

A Focus on Well-being

Download the Well-being Resource Guide









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