The ongoing economic conditions in agriculture are taking a financial toll on Wisconsin farm families and their rural communities. The associated chronic stress is also impacting mental and physical well-being, relationships and decision-making. Extension helps farmers, families, businesses, and communities remain resilient by learning how to manage stress and how to use financial planning tools to make sound decisions for the future.
Visit https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/farmstress/ for more information.
Farming can be stressful. We have compiled information on farm stress resiliency, dealing with farm and family loss, youth stress, helping men under crisis, married to farm stress, and more.
Dealing with Farm and Family Loss
Farm Youth Stress and Challenges
From One Dairy Girl to the Next
Market Reality, Stress & Grief
7 Trends That Explain The Contours Of Wisconsin’s Deepening Dairy Crisis
Low Prices, High Production Aggravate A Whirlwind Of Economic And Demographic Forces