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September 2014

AgrAbility in the News

UMaine Program Helps Farmers With Disabilities

Programs mentioned: Maine AgrAbility, University of Maine Cooperative Extension, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Alpha One

(Ireland) Centres are to be developed to help farmers with a disability

"It’s hoped centres will be developed in Ireland to help farmers with a disability to farm safely and successfully." Dr. William Field and Dr. Robert Stutridge spoke to this end at a seminar in Ireland.

Programs mentioned: AgrAbility Ireland, Indiana AgrAbility, Breaking New Ground

Helping VT farmers get back to work after injury, illness

Programs mentioned: AgrAbility, USDA

Wear a helmet when horseback riding

Programs mentioned: University of Missouri Extension; Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College; Missouri AgrAbility Project; MU College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources; the Brain Injury Association of Missouri Inc.
Democrat News

Farm People Can Change Behaviors To Reduce Risk For Arthritis

Programs mentioned: Arthritis Foundation, National AgrAbility Project, Purdue University
Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan

AgrAbility-KY Case Study

Programs mentioned: Kentucky AgrAbility, University of Kentucky, Kentucky Vocational Rehabilitation, AgrAbility

Don’t Neglect Your Joints

Programs mentioned: National AgrAbility, Arthritis and Agriculture