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News by Topic: Stress and stress disorders

Oct 8, 2020 - Addresses the rising stress levels in farmers and ranchers due to a string of events that have hurt profit margins. Discusses efforts to increase mental health awareness and reduce stigma in farming communities, includes information on the Rural Response Hotline dedicated to support Nebraskan farmers.
Source: The Columbus Telegram
Aug 26, 2020 - Discusses the mental health issues faced by farmers and their families, even before the COVID-19 pandemic hit. Highlights examples of how America's food producers manage their stress, includes information on a television special on farm stress and mental health aired August 27, 2020.
Source: American Farm Bureau Federation