Greenhouse Canada’s Virtual Growers Day 2020

AgSafe Safety Advisor Emily Kerr participating in the Mental Break: Taking Care of Your Health panel.

Your mind and body are the most important pieces of equipment in your farming operation, what happens if they fail? Mental health challenges in agriculture are prevalent and have the ability to cripple an operation. This discussion will cover why agriculture is the “perfect storm” for mental health challenges, how to recognize when you or someone you know is struggling, and tips on how to get help.