• 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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Farmer Health Fact Sheets

Scabies

Scabies

Scabies (Sarcoptes scabiei) is caused by small mites that burrow into the skin. These mites…
Snake bite

Snake bite

Snakes can occur on Australian farms. Australia has some of the world’s deadliest snakes and…

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