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The dog school with a mental health difference
Written by Emma Foster for Westpac Wire. Kelly Barnes had always thought of Dugald, her 14-year-old farm working Kelpie, as a mate. But she never guessed the...
October 8, 2021
Farmer Health eNews October 2021
Find out the latest from the National Centre for Farmer Health Think Safe. Work Safe. Be Safe. Check out our resources to promote a safe workplace during...
October 2, 2021
Talking AgriSafe™ and farmer health with Di Dixon for Panoramic...
Our registered AgriSafe™ nurse Morna joined Di Dixon for the Panoramic Health Podcast today to chat about farmer health and safety for you and your kids. To...
September 30, 2021
Farmers, it’s time you joined us for a chat around the Campfire -...
Designed by farmers for farmers as part of the National Centre for Farmer Health’s Primary Producer Knowledge Network, the innovative online FREE Campfire...
September 22, 2021
Reach out to a mate this R U Ok? Day
It can be a difficult question, but asking “R U Ok?” can be the first step in helping someone in emotional distress. Today is R U Ok? Day, an...
September 9, 2021
Farmer Health eNews September 2021
Find out the latest from the National Centre for Farmer Health Announcing the launch of our Farmer Health Assessment Tool (Farmer HAT)! Women’s Health....
September 2, 2021
Farmer Health eNews August 2021
Find out the latest from the National Centre for Farmer Health Steering Straight: My plan to keep on track. Download your plan to help you stay on track during...
August 1, 2021
Survey seeks info on Quadbike use on farms | Stock & Land
Our student researcher Jordan Walker wants to understand the use of quadbikes for spraying on the farm.
July 22, 2021
Farmer Health eNews July 2021
Find out the latest from the National Centre for Farmer Health Do you use quadbikes for spraying on your farm? Complete our survey assessing the safety of...
July 3, 2021
Farmer Health eNews June 2021
Find out the latest from the National Centre for Farmer Health Healthy and Sustainable Agricultural Communities (HMF702) Scholarship Applications are EXTENDED:...
June 2, 2021
MEDIA RELEASE: Campfire – Connecting primary producers to prevent...
It’s well known that farmers and fishers face a range of work-related challenges that put them at risk of poor mental health and suicide. While there has...
May 13, 2021