TELL US what you did
as a Farm Safety Partner

During the month of September, UMASH launched the Farm Safety Partner Campaign to encourage others who care about agricultural health and safety to share farm safety resources and promote safe work practices throughout the month.

Tell us how you were a Farm Safety Partner by completing our online form.

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT: OCTOBER 15

Farm Safety Partners will be recognized on the UMASH website* and receive a Farm Safety Partner Certificate that can be displayed to show that you care about the health and safety of people working in agriculture.

*listing on the website is optional

Down on the Farm
Supporting Farmers in Stressful Times


Farmers and rural communities face unique stresses and emotional situations, including financial challenges, unpredictable weather, physically demanding work, and more.

Farm & Rural Helpline

833-600-2670 (toll free)

The helpline is available to Minnesota farmers, rural residents, and anyone unsure of what to do about family or friends who may be experiencing anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts, or a mental health crisis.

This service is free, confidential, and open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS

24 - 27Oct2018

2018 National FFA Convention

LOCATION: Indiana Convention Center

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Event Info

27 - 29Nov2018

2018 Minnesota Milk Dairy Conference and Expo

LOCATION: Treasure Island Resort & Casino

WEBSITE:

Event Info

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UMASH IN THE FIELD - LATEST NEWS

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PARTNERS

The center is a collaboration of the University of Minnesota School of Public Health and College of Veterinary Medicine, the National Farm Medicine Center of the Marshfield Clinic with the Migrant Clinicians Network, and the Minnesota Department of Health. This collaboration brings together unique and complimentary expertise to address existing and emerging occupational health and safety issues in agriculture.

  • University of Minnesota School of Public Health
  • National Farm Medicine Center
  • University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Minnesota Department of Health
  • Migrant Clinicians Network