Health & Safety Articles




Farm Safety and Health Week shifts into high gear


Farm Bureau is reminding everyone in agricultural communities about their role in staying safe on the farm and ranch during National Farm Safety and Health Week (Sept. 15-21).

Agriculture Risk Mitigation: How to Be Prepared


Farming equipment and livestock offer a unique set of challenges for first responders. This event providing some training and tips for handing an agriculture emergency.

A Look at Depression


It takes courage and vulnerability to seek help for depression. Here one Montana family's experience to find relief for their son.

Despair in Montana: The Sad Story of Farmer Suicide


A tragic crisis is surging through farm country. Learn the signs, ask for help and remember; you are never alone in this journey.

Safety: Know Your Limits’ is Theme of Agricultural Safety Awareness Program Week


Across the country, county and state Farm Bureaus are making safety a priority through the Agricultural Safety Awareness Program. As part of ASAP, March 3-9 has been designated as Agricultural Safety Awareness Week.

No One Can Replace You: Health & Wellness


These tips will make sure you're investing in one of the most irreplaceable assets on your farm or ranch; yourself.

No One Can Replace You: Fire Safety


Fire is no joking matter for Montana farm and ranch families. These tips will help you prevent fire and be prepared to react in the event one does occur.

No One Can Replace You: Impaired Driving


It's Agriculture Safety Awareness Week! Using caution when operating farm equipment and avoiding impaired driving will help keep you and yours safe.

No One Can Replace You: Hearing & Respiratory Safety


It's Agriculture Safety Awareness Week! Hearing hazards and respiratory safety are two critically important topics that are often skipped or forgotten in daily farm and ranch activities.

No One Can Take Your Place’ is Theme of Ag Safety Awareness Week


U.S. Agricultural Safety and Health Centers will join Farm Bureau in promoting the week with its theme “No One Can Take Your Place.”