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2020 One-on-One Sessions

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Tuesday February 18th, 2020

Wamogo Agri-Science Center

98 Wamogo Road Litchfield, CT



Thursday March 12, 2020

Tolland County Extension Center

24 Hyde Avenue Vernon, CT



Enhancing Profitability for Connecticut Farms:The Farm Business Management Toolbox
A free workshop for beginning or established farmers
Thursday March 5th, 2020 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Tolland County Extension Center, 24 Hyde Avenue, Vernon, CT

Farmer Stress Support Resources

Dealing with Stress in Agriculture

For Connecticut farmers and their families


Are you at risk? In Crisis call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or 211 in CT, or Text "CT" to 741741.

In an Emergency call or text 911


Resources from the December 5th Connecticut Ag Wellness Summit

The Human Animal, Recognizing Behaviors and Learning to Engage - Dr. Jennifer Quammen, Veterinarian Coaching

Contralling the Controllables - Jon Jaffe, Farm Credit East

Suicide is Preventable - Connecticut Resources - Andrea Iger Duarte, CT Deparment of Mental Health & Addiction Services


Resources available in Connecticut

CT Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services

Farm Credit East

Question. Persuade. Refer. (QPR) Institute

Similar to CPR training, QPR training teaches anyone how to respond to help prevent suicide


Other resourses

MSU Extension - Managing Farm Stress

Iowa State University - Farm Stress Management 

National Ag Safety Database

New York FarmNet




The Farm Risk Management and Crop Insurance website has been developed as part of a Targeted States Crop Insurance Education/Information Partnership conducted by the University of Connecticut Cooperative Extension System in collaboration with the Risk Management Agency, U.S. Department of Agriculture.


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