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Coping with Farm & Rural Stress in Minnesota

Often, you live where you work.  Your co-workers may be your spouse or other family members.  While you get to be your own boss, you feel responsible for a lot and can control very little.  

Financial problems, price and marketing uncertainties, farm transfer issues, production challenges, marital difficulties, and social pressures can be real sources of stress for farmers and farm family members.  Inside this brochure, you'll find some of the people and organizations who are ready to help.