Ben speaks to the founder of the DPJ Foundation, Emma O’Sullivan about her experiences in 2016 when her husband Daniel Picton-Jones died by suicide.
Emma’s experience is a tragic reminder of why talking about mental health in farming must remain on the agenda.
About Ben Eagle
Ben is a farmer and agricultural/environmental writer from the Essex Coast. He blogs at thinkingcountry.com and presents and produces the Meet the Farmers and Rural Business Focus podcast.
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