Advocacy and Crisis Resources

Mental Health Help


A new Farm & Rural Helpline is now available to Minnesota farmers and rural residents. The service, funded by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA), is free, confidential, and open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

The toll free number is (833) 600-2670.

Addiction Help


FarmTownStrong

https://farmtownstrong.org/

co-sponsored by Farm Bureau and Farmers Union


Financial & Business
Structure Help


Financial counseling from U of MN Extension

If you or a farmer you know is experiencing financial stress, contact the Farm Information Line at 800-232-9077 to set up a financial counseling session.


Farmer-Lender Mediation

https://extension.umn.edu/get-help/farmer-lender-mediation


More help from U of MN Extension

https://extension.umn.edu/get-help/resources-difficult-times


Minnesota Farm Advocates

http://www.mda.state.mn.us/about/commissionersoffice/farmadvocates