• 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.

  • THANK YOU Mellow in the Yellow!

    Thank you Mellow in the Yellow for a fabulous Saturday in The Canola!
    Well done and congratulations on an excellent event. Hope you are getting the rain!

  • 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

Alcohol and farmers

Alcohol and farmers

Alcohol is widely used as a social drug, but it can cause many health, social,…
Fatigue

Fatigue

Fatigue can present serious risks for farmers.  Fatigue is when you feel like you are…
Farmer’s fever

Farmer’s fever

Farmer's fever, also called organic dust toxic syndrome (ODTS), is caused by breathing in dust…
Scabies

Scabies

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

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