Farmer Health Blog

Financial support for flood-affected farmers
The Victorian Government is supporting primary producers across Victoria affected by the devastating floods with a support package to help them get back in...
November 15, 2022
After The Disaster Podcast with Dr Kate Brady
In the wake of the recent floods that have devastated different farming communities across Australia, we have revisited this informative, concise guide on how...
November 15, 2022
From sheep and pastures to service providers
I studied animal science at University and really enjoyed collecting data. For my honours thesis I spent hours in the lambing shed in the middle of winter...
November 2, 2022
CLOSED - Seeking new NCFH Advisory Group members
We are seeking new NCFH Advisory Group members from across Australia to contribute their expertise and help us achieve our vision to make a difference to...
November 2, 2022
FREE suicide first aid training is still available for people in the...
FREE suicide first aid training is still available for people in the Ballarat and Great South Coast areas.
August 5, 2022
Win a pair of Peltor X5A Earmuffs!
Enter your details - and your guess - through the form above for your chance to win a pair of Peltor X5A Earmuffs!
July 29, 2022
Keep it simple
When it comes to our health and improving what we already do we often overcomplicate it. I’m not sure about you, but my life is too short and too busy for...
May 24, 2022
On the road again...
These past few months we have had the opportunity to go back out and about to connect with various rural communities.
May 2, 2022
Remaining mobile for active farming
Learn some simple, easy exercises to help improve your mobility and remain mobile for active farming.
April 12, 2022
The role social media plays in creating a safer, healthier...
Panel discussion exploring the influence social media has on health and safety culture in agriculture, and how we can use it to create a safer, healthier...
April 8, 2022
Fuelling for increased energy
Di Dixon takes a deep dive into the impact good (and poor) nutrition can have on your health and wellbeing.
March 25, 2022
The health and wellbeing of rural women
When you think of a woman on a farm, what picture comes to mind? Is it an image of them holding a baby on their hip waving their husband off for the day, then...
March 9, 2022