USDA Grant Will Support Farm Stress Assistance Regional Project

By David Brown and Laura Sternweis

With a 480000 USDA grant Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is partnering with seven north central states to provide stress assistance for people engaged in farming ranching and related occupations

“Secondly, we want to provide a fuller and more robust network of stress assistance programs, including a stress hotline and prescription drug abuse education, in the North Central Region,” Brown added.

Read more in an ISU Extension and Outreach news release.

By David Brown and Laura Sternweis