We are not invincible, but we feel we must be
40% of producers across Canada reported that they would feel uneasy about seeking professional help due to what people may think.
Thirty Five Percent of producers met the criteria for Depression classification
Forty Five percent of producers were classified as having High Stress
Fifty Eight percent of producers met the criteria for Anxiety classification
*Results from the National Survey of Farmer Mental Health, involving 1100 producers from across Canada, conducted by Dr. Andria Jones-Bitton at the University of Guelph
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We are trying to change the culture in agriculture; we are putting our people, our producers, first.
As a 2018 partner of the Do More Agriculture Foundation, you are supporting initiatives to raise awareness about mental health and break the stigma, as well as provide both a community and resources for those producers and families affected.
To learn more about becoming a Do More Ag Partner visit our Partners page.