• Young Farmers Scholarship Program

    Young farmers in Victoria can now access scholarships of up to $10,000 to help boost skills and implement new on-farm initiatives.

    The Victorian Government’s new Young Farmers Scholarship program aims to support young farmers to build productive and profitable careers in agriculture.

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  • New project will save lives of Australian men

    The Ripple Effect is one of six projects underway as part of beyondblue’s STRIDE project    Read more

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  • Reduce the dangers posed by your tractor

    Reduce the dangers posed by your tractor. WorkSafe  News    Read more

  • Farmer Health making farmers lives better

    View our health topic pages    Read more

  • New publication: Farmers’ work-day noise exposure

    Australian Journal of Rural Health: Farmers’ work-day noise exposure  Read more

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    Need safety equipment for the farm or home? Browse our Safety Shop    Browse items

Farmer Health Fact Sheets

Dermatitis (eczema)

Dermatitis (eczema)

Dermatitis (also called eczema) is a skin condition which is common among farmers.  It is…
Trauma – supporting others

Trauma – supporting others

Trauma will affect everyone differently. Teenagers especially may withdraw and seem not to react. Providing…
Parsnip rash

Parsnip rash

Parsnip rash, also called phytophotodermatitis (PPD) is a skin condition caused by contact with some…

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