Media boosts UMaine Extension farmer wellness funds

The Bangor Daily News, Sun Journal, Morning Ag Clips, Penobscot Bay Pilot and shared that applications for the Maine Farmer Wellness Fund are now available online and by phone for Maine farmers and farm workers through Sept. 30. Farm workers can apply for up to $500 to support their wellness needs, which is broadly defined and covers a range of eligible uses, including therapy, childcare, acupuncture, massage and traditional healers. More information can be found on the Extension website.