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Ideas to help manage the holiday and harvest season
In what has already been a challenging 2020, we are now fast approaching a time of year which traditionally places extra strain on our mental health. Managing...
November 30, 2020
Learn where you live - Agricultural Health and Medicine goes online...
For the first time in twelve years Australia’s only postgraduate agricultural health and medicine unit is going online for 2021. This internationally...
November 19, 2020
Farmer Health eNews November 2020
Find out all the latest from the National Centre for Farmer Health Ag Health and Medicine goes ONLINE in 2021! Gear Up for Ag Health and Safety Programs...
November 2, 2020
2020-10-06: Rural life in the spotlight - Sentinel Times
Greg Beal captured this photo of South Gippsland for the #SnapshotRuralVic campaign. #SNAPSHOTRURALVIC, an initiative of the National Centre for Farmer Health,...
October 6, 2020
Farmer Health eNews October 2020
Find out all the latest from the National Centre for Farmer Health Are you our next Scholarship recipient? HMF701 Scholarships are now OPEN! National Centre...
October 1, 2020
2020|09|08: Free telehealth consultation for farmers - The South...
Farmers are working harder than every during this pandemic to continue to produce the quality food and fibre that we all depend on... it's so important that we...
September 10, 2020
Farmer Health eNews September 2020
Find out all the latest from the National Centre for Farmer Health Online Events in September Cuppa with the Women of the NCFH to celebrate Women’s...
September 8, 2020
Directors Blog – Farmer Health Matters: Heads up with mask wearing
A recent paper indicated that whilst handwashing and social distancing are appropriate, they are insufficient to provide protection from virus-carrying...
September 1, 2020
Farmer Health eNews August 2020
Find out all the latest from the National Centre for Farmer Health #SnapshotRuralVic – get involved! Farm Safety Week wrap up New Working Group expressions...
September 1, 2020
2020-06-15: Working together with a shared understanding: growing...
Image: National Centre for Farmer Health RNs Jeanne van De Geest Dekker and Carolyn Alkemade showcasing a health passport at a rural field day. Despite...
September 1, 2020
Looking after your most important asset, your mind - Podcast: Safe Ag...
Eight Australians die every day by suicide. 75% of these people are male and people in rural populations are 2 times more likely to die by...
September 1, 2020
2020-07-20: Farmer health is better with specialist Ag health and...
New research shows Australian farming communities enjoy better health outcomes when university health graduates understand the specific challenges faced by...
September 1, 2020