Worried looking middle-aged caucasian male in front of tractor with hay bales
January 15, 2020

Suicide rates are higher for farmers than any other occupation

Centers for Disease Control

Think about that for a moment. 

Farm life is stressful. Most pressures are constant and uncontrollable. Machinery breaks, weather delays work and commodity prices fluctuate. The work can be isolating. And between prices and trade wars, this has been an extremely difficult few years for Illinois farmers.