Rural Mental Health

We are here to help, with free, confidential counseling 24/7 – Call the Minnesota Farm & Rural Helpline at (833) 600-2670

Are you struggling with feeling alone, sad, stressed, or worried and feel like you have no one to turn to? We are here to help, with free, confidential counseling 24/7. Call the Minnesota Farm & Rural Helpline at (833) 600-2670. 

Want to talk with a local Rural Mental Health expert? AgCentric is partnered with Rural Mental Health Specialists, Ted Matthews– (320) 266-2390 and  Monica McConkey 218-280-7785. 

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture also has multiple resources which can be found here. 

Listen to others share their story about dealing with difficult situations at Red River Valley TransFARMation

Minnesota has figured out a way to help stressed farmers

Monica’s Rural Mental Health Newsletter -February

We’re here to help

Owning and managing a farm isn’t easy. With all the responsibilities and stress that comes with farm management, sometimes a farmer needs a helping hand. Minnesota provides assistance that farmers can turn to when the stress of their career becomes difficult to manage. For additional resources, check out Iowa State Extension's resource page.

Farm Stress Resource Packet

Coping with Stress

With a 24/7 helpline and dedicated rural mental health specialist, there is always someone available to talk to put a farmer’s mind at ease.

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Daily Living Assistance

Find local resources to help with food, utilities, childcare, and other daily needs.

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Business, Financial, & Legal Aid

Reach out to numerous organizations that assist farmers with improving their business.

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