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AgrAbility is part of a national program designed to help farmers, ranchers and their family members remain in agriculture when facing limitations due to aging, disease, injury, illness or other disability. Conditions may include: arthritis, back injury, chronic pain, heart conditions, hearing impairments or deafness, visual impairments or blindness, respiratory diseases, spinal cord injury, post-polio syndrome, amputations, traumatic brain injury, and more.

AgrAbility specialists analyze each situation and recommend practical solutions to restructure work tasks, modify Ag operations, coordinate community and state resources, and customize a plan to meet individual and family needs.

AgrAbility of Utah is a partnership between Utah State University Extension and New Frontiers for Families. AgrAbility works closely with Vocational Rehabilitation and other agencies to secure funding for necessary accommodations.

Farm & Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) is a great resource to find peer reviewed articles and FAQs about current agriculture safety and health information.

"Growing Pains" Newsletter published by Arthritis & Agriculture discussing how diets affect arthritis pain.

Volume 4 Number 1: Updates about the project, news and events. Articles about service animals and technology to assist in firewood collection.