President Trump, Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton, and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker have proclaimed the week of September 16 - 22, 2018 as National Farm
A Center of Excellence Dedicated to
Agricultural Health and Safety in the Upper Midwest.
Signs and Symptoms of Stress
Know how to recognize the signs and symptoms of stress and what you can do for yourself and others.
This NEW resource was created as a result of a partnership with UMASH and the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) to address the emerging issue of stress and mental health challenges facing farmers, ag workers, and their families. The card lists some behavioral and physical signs of stress, as well as tips for what to do if you or someone you know is experiencing stress or mental health challenges.
LOCATION: Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place
UMASH IN THE FIELD - LATEST NEWS
Hear Ye, Hear Ye… Federal and State Proclamations for National Farm Safety and Health Week
SPOTLIGHT: Raising the Bar on Tractor Safety
Tractors and farming are nearly one and the same. Unfortunately tractor rollovers can and do occur too often, whether it is on the small hobby farm or
Kicking off the Farm Show Season: UMASH in the Neighborhood
UMASH staffers, Diane Kampa and Carol Peterson, kicked off the farm show season with Farm Technology Days. This show was held July 10-12, 2018 near Marshfield,
Spreading Ag Safety Awareness at the 2018 North American Manure Expo
UMASH staff participated in the 2018 North American Manure Expo, August 15-16 in Brookings, South Dakota.
(Safe) Fun in the Sun
Before full-fledged summer activities kicked off, Megan Schossow met with Dr. DeAnn Lazovich, Associate Professor and Researcher at University of Minnesota
Connecting with Canada: Ag for Life
Ag for Life recently visited UMASH. It was a great opportunity for both organizations to highlight projects, resources, and share strategies for improving
SPOTLIGHT: Megan Schossow
Megan Schossow, UMASH staffer and second-year graduate student, traveled to Washington, D.C. for an internship with the Agricultural Safety and Health
UMASH and MDH – Partners in Safety and Health
UMASH partners with other agencies and organizations to improve the safety and health of the agricultural community. One of these partners is the Minnesota