Missouri AgrAbility

AgrAbility helps farmers with disabilities and their families succeed. The program links MU and Lincoln University extension services with a nonprofit disability organization to provide practical education and on-the-farm assistance that promotes agricultural and rural independence.

Missouri AgrAbility can...

  • help determine if you're eligible for agency services
  • perform a customized, on-site assessment of your farm or ranch
  • recommend effective and safe solutions to help you overcome limitations
  • provide educational resources to support your goals
  • connect you with a peer support network

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), administers the AgrAbility Project.

If you are interested in AgrAbility services, please contact us at 1-800-995-8503 or email us at AgrAbility@missouri.edu.
 


AgrAbility is funded by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), under sponsored project number 2018-41590-22323.

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Resources

Brain Injury Association of Missouri

Mission is to reduce the incidence of brain injury; to promote acceptance, independence & productivity of persons with brain injury; & to support their families, caregivers & community.

Brain Injury Awareness Month Promotional Toolkit (PDF)

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. This BIA toolkit can be used to help farmers, ranchers, individuals and families with TBI who live and work in rural and urban communities. It includes facts for social media, info about brain injury, and resources.

Farm and Ranch Family Stress and Depression (PDF)

The last few years have been difficult for farm and ranch families. Many are experiencing financial and emotional stress as a result. To assist farm families during these stressful times, the “Farm and Ranch Family Stress and Depression: A Checklist and Guide for Making Referrals” guide sheet can be helpful.

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