If you are experiencing anxiety, depression, or just need a welcoming ear to talk to, please call the 24/7 Wisconsin Farmer Wellness Helpline at (888) 901-2558.
About the Farm Center
Programs and Services
Wisconsin Farm Center Handout
Financial Consulting and Transition Planning: Staff provide farmers with consulting on topics such as farm viability, debt structure, cost
of production, and cash flow.
Mediation and Arbitration: Provides a neutral facilitator trained in mediation to help conflicting parties pursue understanding and agreement in farm-related disputes such as credit issues, farm family conflicts, and more.
Veteran Farmer Assistance and Outreach:
Wisconsin military veterans interested in farming can access technical expertise or obtain a special logo to utilize for selling their agricultural products.
Provides veterinary diagnostic analysis to help troubleshoot dairy herd-health and production concerns such as nutrition, milk quality, animal health, water quality, and more.
Farmer Wellness: Counseling services provided by mental health professionals through the 24/7 Farmer Wellness Helpline, tele-counseling, counseling vouchers, and farmer online support groups.
'Rural Realities' Podcast
The 'Rural Realities' podcast provides expert advice that can help farmers reduce stress, improve finances, implement effective farm family communication skills, and more.
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Most Recent Episode: "Suicide & Mental Health are Real Problems on the Farm" with Sara Kohlbeck, Director of the Division of Suicide Prevention at the Medical College of Wisconsin