Agriculture Mental Health Grant

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is awarding a $500,000 grant to the Kentucky Department of Agriculture.This grant will help the KDA expand its efforts to address stress, mental health, and suicide prevention among agriculture producers.“Focusing on mental health is key to having a healthy agriculture community,” Commissioner of Agriculture Dr. Ryan Quarles said. The $500,000 grant will help fund different initiatives in a state-wide effort to provide farmers and agriculture producers with strategies to aid mental health awareness.

Source: MG News

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