Purdue Farm Stress Team Members Talk About Farm Stress and its Impacts

Purdue Extension Farm Stress Team Members have recently been featured in the media. Team members Elysia Rodgers, Abby Heidenreich and Rachel Dillhoff were interviewed by Brownfield Ag News. They discuss stress factors in farming, the impacts of stress on farmers, and some of the programs and activities of the Purdue Extension Farm Stress Team.

Link to article, “Tools for farmers to navigate stress, uncertainties,” by Amie Simpson

Originally published April 15, 2021, by Brownfield Ag News.


Abby Heidenreich and Rachel Dillhoff were also interviewed by Fort Wayne television station WANE 15. They shared some aspects of Farm Stress and discussed the Purdue Extension Farm Stress Team “Tools for Today’s Farmers” Podcast series the team has developed.

Link to Video and article, “Purdue Extension Office addresses farmers’ mental health with podcast,” by Britt Saley.

Originally broadcast and published April 15, 2021, by WANE 15 Television.

Thank you to our media partners for helping us continue to promote awareness of farm stress, farm stress impacts, and the activities of the Purdue Extension Farm Stress Team.

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