The sad reality of farmer suicides – highest of any occupation

  • December 12, 2017

The sad reality of farmer suicides – highest of any occupation

12/12/2017


 

The sad reality of farmer suicides is made so much worse when you know that those who should be the greatest friends of farmers are causing some of the greatest problems. Farmers are so sad and frustrated that non-profit groups like Puget Soundkeeper Alliance, Western Environmental Law Center, and RE Sources are working together to impose completely unnecessary regulations that would destroy virtually all our family dairy farms.

Here is the Guardian story on farmer suicides:

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/dec/06/why-are-americas-farmers-killing-themselves-in-record-numbers