S.O.W. aims to understand and advocate for the health and wellbeing of farmers, ranchers, and allied agricultural producers in Hawai’i, and to provide tools and skills for skillful stress management.

Three main objectives of S.O.W.

Cow laying down in straw.

῾Ekahi (One)

Conducting a needs assessment of Hawai’i agricultural producer stress & wellbeing.

Horizontal bamboo stalks.

῾Elua (Two)

Developing resources to prevent and reduce stress and strengthen wellbeing that encompasses physical, mental, and emotional health.

Bucket of coffee berries.

῾Ekolu (Three)

Conducting a social marketing campaign to elevate appreciation and respect for Hawai’i agricultural producers.

This work is supported by FRSAN, grant no. 2021-70035-35371, from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture, and with the Hawaii Department of Agriculture.

The University of Hawai'i is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.

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