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Farmers open up about their experience of depression and the battle for their own mental health

Living well is the key to farming well and leading farm safety charity, the Farm Safety Foundation, is highlighting the importance of farmers looking after their mental health in the second Mind Your Head week which takes place from 11-15 February 2019. There are a number of mental health risk...

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By Mary Posted: 11/02/19 Updated: 11/02/19
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