The Importance of Reaching In

In our efforts to support one another, we often echo the importance of “reaching out” when in need – “reach out for help if you need it,” or, “give me … Continued

Safety Is Our Heritage

Every year on the third week in March, Canadian Agricultural Safety Week is held to focus on the importance of farm safety.  In 2024 it will take place from March … Continued

Beating the Blues

Beating the Blues: Nurturing Well-Being in Winter As farmers, there’s a general understanding of the ebb and flow of the seasons, with the cycles of planting and harvesting governing much … Continued

Shop Safety

Winter is a season that has many of us spending more time in the shop – performing over-winter maintenance, doing repairs to machinery or infrastructure, and getting gear ready for … Continued

Winter Storms

A common remark heard across Nova Scotian conversations this year is “If all this rain we had over summer turns to snow, we’re in trouble!” And it might be true. Winter … Continued

Year-End Safety Reflections

The holiday season is here, which brings time spent with loved ones, hearty meals, and reflection on the past year. Although 2023 brought a seemingly endless variety of topics to … Continued

Let’s Keep Talking. Asking. Listening

The Challenge of Opening Up  It is no secret that farmers are known for their resilience and self-reliance, qualities that are admirable but can also be isolating. The nature of … Continued

Depression Awareness Month

October is Depression Awareness Month, a crucial time to shed light on a subject often overlooked, particularly within the resilience of the farming community. While the charm of rural life … Continued

Farm Family Support Line Update

Farm Safety Nova Scotia understands the importance of easy and efficient access to the assistance you need, especially when it comes to your mental well-being. That’s why we’re excited to … Continued

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