Our Ohio Weekly

Our Ohio Weekly shares the story of Ohio agriculture and Ohio Farm Bureau. Each week, this radio program and podcast features guests who represent leaders in agriculture, government, academia and the food industry, among others. Host Ty Higgins talks to interesting guests and brings the story of Ohio agriculture to life by featuring Farm Bureau members and staff who are working hard all across Ohio.



Farm Stress and Rural Resilience

Farming often is listed as one of the most stressful occupations, yet most farmers say they wouldn’t trade it for any other job. However, stress that goes unrecognized and is not managed well can play havoc with the farm family and the farm operation. On this Our Ohio Weekly, find out how to recognize the common symptoms of stress, effective ways to manage it and learn about resources like the Rural Resilience Program. 00:00 - Eric Karbowski, Community Behavioral Health Extension Educator, Michigan State 16:50 - David White, Account Manager for Government Relations, Ag Credit and Joe Dagher, Government and Legislative Affairs Officer, Farm Credit Mid America gives details about the Rural Resilience Program 23:50 - Jason Meadows, Host of the Ag State of Mind Podcast 32:20 - Ohio Farm Bureau policy counsel Leah Curtis discusses new, lower CAUV values 42:20 - Rebecca Singer from the Center for Innovative Food Technology talks about the 11th Annual Ohio Signature Food Contest


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