Depression, Alcohol and Farm Stress

COVID-19 Crisis Puts Pressure on Farmers’ Mental Health

Natalie Krebs, Side Effects Public Media
Publication Date: May 29, 2020

COVID-19 Crisis Puts Pressure on Farmers’ Mental Health

This story highlights the mental health challenges that the farming community is facing in the midst of COVID-19. Farmers already face unique barriers and the extra challenges added by the pandemic can make the mental health in farming communities worse.

Read the full story here: COVID-19 Crisis Puts Pressure on Farmer’s Mental Health


For more information and resources on rural mental health or farm stress, visit the following websites provided by the Mountain Plains Mental Health Technology Transfer Center.