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Farm Insurance Ambassador and youngest ever Grand Prix Farmer of the Year Winner, David Russell shares his tips and insights into looking after your mental health in the farming industry. 

Ag Mental Health Week 2020 runs from 10th – 16th October. Peter Hynes explains how the initiative came to fruition and why mental wellbeing in agriculture is important, now more than ever.

Rugby Players Ireland and Zurich reveal research on attitudes to mental wellbeing and returning to work as part of the Tackle Your Feelings programme.

Zurich Insurance has announced David Russell, recent Grand Prix Farmer of the Year, as its Farm Insurance Ambassador. The youngest ever winner of the Farmer of the Year accolade, he will work with the team at Zurich Farm Insurance to highlight risk management, farm safety and mental wellbeing.  

Ireland and Ulster Rugby Player and Tackle Your Feelings ambassador, John Cooney has today shared his story of how in challenging times setting goals and working towards them helps him take control, a powerful message in these uncertain times.

Research reveals one-in-ten Irish people have been the victims of online bullying, and as part of the Tackle Your Feelings campaign, rugby player Jack Carty is urging people to be supportive on social media.

Rugby Players Ireland and Zurich have launched the new Tackle Your Feelings Schools mental wellbeing pilot programme and App as part of the second phase of the #ImTakingControl campaign.

As ambassador of the Tackle Your Feelings campaign, rugby player James Lowe shares his story and explains why a positive attitude is central to mental wellbeing.

Rugby player James Lowe relaunches the Tackle Your Feelings mental wellbeing app as Rugby Players Ireland and Zurich campaign encourages people to ‘take control’ of their mental health.

Since launch, the Tackle Your Feelings mental wellbeing campaign has tackled the stigma of talking about mental health and promoted the benefits of proactively working on your mental wellbeing.