UMASH is partnering with the Minnesota Milk Producers Association (MMPA) to promote safety in the dairy industry.
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Signs and Symptoms of Stress
Know how to recognize the signs and symptoms of stress and what you can do for yourself and others.
This NEW resource was created as a result of a partnership with UMASH and the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) to address the emerging issue of stress and mental health challenges facing farmers, ag workers, and their families. The card lists some behavioral and physical signs of stress, as well as tips for what to do if you or someone you know is experiencing stress or mental health challenges.
LOCATION: Mid America Center
UMASH IN THE FIELD - LATEST NEWS
SPOTLIGHT: MMPA and UMASH Partnership
“Ag”-vocates refining their voices: Ag Communicators Regional Workshop
American Agricultural Editors Association (AEAA) hosted a regional workshop on Friday, October 5, 2018, at CHS in Inver Grove Heights, MN. Megan Schossow
Go Big… Go Big Iron
The Big Iron Farm Show was held September 11 - 13, 2018 in Fargo ND. Carol Peterson attended the 3 day event to provide health and safety outreach to this
SPOTLIGHT: Apply the 3E’s for Safer Farming
All too often we read or hear about an injury caused by a piece of farm equipment. There are more than 700 deaths and 100,000 injuries each year involving
Won’t you be my neighbor? MN Farmfest brings neighbors together
UMASH and our neighboring centers worked together for the third year at MN Farmfest August 7 – 9 near Redwood Falls, MN.
Hear Ye, Hear Ye… Federal and State Proclamations for National Farm Safety and Health Week
President Trump, Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton, and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker have proclaimed the week of September 16 - 22, 2018 as National Farm
SPOTLIGHT: Raising the Bar on Tractor Safety
Tractors and farming are nearly one and the same. Unfortunately tractor rollovers can and do occur too often, whether it is on the small hobby farm or
Rain or Shine – Safety Matters
Megan Schossow and Diane Kampa staffed the UMASH outreach table at the Farm Progress Show that was held August 28-30 in Boone, Iowa.