Canadian Canola Growers Association

Farmers Embracing Mental Health

November 13, 2017CCGA Release

​Winnipeg, MB -  Manitoba Canola Growers Association (MCGA) and Canadian Canola Growers Association (CCGA) are proud to sponsor guest speaker Michael Landsberg at the upcoming Grain World Conference in Winnipeg.

"With staggering statistics of upwards of 40% of farmers stating that they would not seek help because of the stigma associated with mental health, it is time the industry embraced the discussion and worked to improve these statistics," states Ron Krahn, farmer and MCGA director. "Michael's presentation offers a great opportunity to shift people's perceptions and create a conversation about mental health as a key component to overall... (read more)

​Winnipeg, MB -  Manitoba Canola Growers Association (MCGA) and Canadian Canola Growers Association (CCGA) are proud to sponsor guest speaker Michael Landsberg at the upcoming Grain World Conference in Winnipeg.

"With staggering statistics of upwards of 40% of farmers stating that they would not seek help because of the stigma... (read more)