Upcoming Webinar on Communicating with Farmers Under Stress

Upcoming Webinar on Communicating with Farmers Under Stress

A webinar to help farmers with stress. Coming soon to This Land of Ours.

Desperate farmer stressed in his dry, damaged corn field
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Penn State University Extension Service is hosting a webinar titled “Communicating with Farmers Under Stress.” The event is designed to help participants learn the signs of stress and how to help. It is scheduled for August 6, 2024 from 10:00 a.m. to noon EST. The program is intended for agriculture professionals, credit union workers, farmer family members and concerned citizens.

The session will focus on how to communicate with farmers and their family members and how to respond when they need help. The webinar will help participants learn to build awareness of stressors affecting farmers and their families and recognize signs and symptoms of anxiety and warning signs of suicide.

This the webinar is freebut the participants I need to register before the webinar begins to obtain the access link. For more information or to register, go to the Penn State Extension website at or call 877-345-0691.

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Sabrina Halvorson
National Correspondent / AgNet Media, Inc.

Sabrina Halvorson is an award-winning journalist, broadcaster, and public speaker who specializes in agriculture. She focuses on legislative issues and hosts The AgNet Weekly podcast. Sabrina hails from California’s agriculturally rich Central Valley.