Growing Hope

Examining the mental health crisis facing Arkansas farmers

According to the CDC, workers in the farming, fishing and forestry industries have some of the highest suicide rates of any occupation. A panel of experts will discuss the deterioration of mental health of the American farmer. Segments will include: a look at yoga for farmers, cutting costs to reduce financial stress, and the QPR method of talking about suicide.

Growing Hope is a local public television program presented by Arkansas PBS.