COVID brings added stress to disabled Maine farmers already facing winter challenges

From, written by Courtney Lanning.

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Clay Hill Farm, Peru ME

“Financial worries, unpredictable weather, and isolation make farming a tough job, but COVID brought a new layer of stress for Maine agriculture workers, especially if they’re disabled.” For farmers, fishers, forest workers, and other agriculture workers who face a barrier or disability in their profession, Maine AgrAbility provides recommendations and connections to resources that can help at no cost to worker throughout the year.

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