• Farmer Health course takes out one of the VC Awards for Teaching Excellence at Deakin

    Farmer Health course takes out one of the VC Awards for Teaching Excellence at Deakin

  • Thank you Devondale Murray Goulburn raises funds for Farmer Health

    Thank you Devondale Murray Goulburn for raising over $7000 for the Run4FarmerHealth held on 12th October. … Read more

  • Study Agricultural Health and Medicine in 2015

    Enrol Now in Agricultural Health and Medicine in 2015!

  • Sowing the Seeds of Farmer Health Book Launch

    Please RSVP Diana Dixon at diana.dixon@wdhs.net

  • A cow runs and dances wild at the #run4farmerhealth

    Run 4 farmerhealth team member Ed K – running in his onesie at the Melbourne Marathon and raising funds!
    Exhibit B: Mad cow;

  • SFF Dairy in Toowoomba

    Twenty two dairy farm men & women at the sub tropical dairy Sustainable Farm Families program in Toowoomba, delivered in partnership with Dairy Australia.

  • Thank you #run4farmerhealth!

    Thank you all for your support in the #run4farmerhealth We have raised $14,000+ with all of your help!  Donate

  • Labor Announcement to fund the National Centre for Farmer Health

    Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Agriculture Jaala Pulford, announced an Andrew Labor Government will fund
    the National Centre for Farmer Health $1 million a year for four years, ensuring it’s future, if elected in November.

  • Seeking farming family members bereaved by the suicide of a partner or parent
  • Q-fever and Australian farmers

    Congratulations to our graduate (GCAHM) student Hana Morrissey on her article in The Australian Journal of Pharmacy Read more

Farmer Health Fact Sheets

Fatigue

Fatigue

Fatigue can present serious risks for farmers.  Fatigue is when you feel like you are…
Eye injury – flash burns

Eye injury – flash burns

Flash burns (welders flash) are common painful complaints following welding on farms. Flash burns occur…
Farm business planning

Farm business planning

Farmers need to plan to make sure their farm business will continue to support them…

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