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Communicating with Farmers Under Stress

July 17, 2019

This workshop is meant to be presented specifically to agricultural professionals who work with farmers and their families

The workshop will be held August 20th from
8:30am to 3:30pm at the Cass County
Fairgrounds. 2281 East 125 North, Logansport, Indiana.
RSVP at 574-753-7750 or email Krista Pullen
at kristapullen@purdue.edu
Lunch Provided by Farm Credit Mid-America

 

PURPOSE

Numerous factors may cause stress for farmers. Many farmers face financial problems, price and
marketing uncertainties, farm transfer issues, production challenges and more. You may know farmers who struggle with stress, anxiety. depression, burnout, indecision or suicidal thoughts.

You want to help, but maybe are not sure what to say or do. Or maybe you find yourself having to
deliver difficult news to farmers.

This workshop will help you recognize and respond when you suspect a farmer or farm family member might need help.

OBJECTIVES

Participants will:

 

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