News

BBC Berkshire – Landscapes of support

David spoke to Bill Buckley on BBC Berkshire about the landscapes of support project and its interim findings. The piece starts at about 1.07.00 here.

Letter published in Farmers Guardian

David published a letter in the Farmers Guardian asking for input into the farming mental health survey.

Greatest Hits Radio features mental health project

The Greatest Hits Radio network wrote an article based on the interim findings from the Landscapes of Support project. An interview with David has been broadcast on several of their…Read More >

Farmers Weekly article and podcast

The landscapes of support project was featured in the Farmers Weekly and the Farmers Weekly podcast. We shared interim findings about how COVID has affected farming mental health support provision….Read More >

New video – interview

Dr Paul Hurley has produced a video interview of project lead, David Rose, who discussed the research project in more detail. Watch here.

Research featured on S4C

The research project was featured on a powerful documentary by S4C on Wednesday 17th November. The programme on “mental health in the countryside” explored the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic…Read More >

Interview on BBC Berkshire

David spoke about the project to Bill Buckley on BBC Radio Berkshire. We discussed the many pressures facing farmers, from COVID-19 to the post-Brexit transition, as well as how our…Read More >

New IFAD podcast on farmer mental health

David contributed to an IFAD podcast on the effects of COVID-19 on farmer mental health. You can listen to the podcast here.

Press interest in the new project!

Our project on farmer mental health and resilience has been picked up by BBC Look North, ITV Calendar, BBC Berkshire, BBC Radio Somerset, BBC Radio 4 (Farming Today), the Farmers…Read More >

New project on farmer mental health and resilience

David has recently won a major one-year grant with the Economic and Social Research Council to look at the impact of COVID-19 on the mental health and resilience of farmers….Read More >