On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast™, you’ll meet Lauren Van Ewyk.

Lauren Van Ewyk is a speaker, social worker, foster mom, and mental health advocate in agriculture. Featured in media on adoption, foster care, and mental wellness. CEO of the National Farmer Mental Health Alliance, she and her husband raise sheep in Ontario, working to support farmers and their families in Canada and the US.

For full show notes, including links mentioned in the show, head over to wildrosefarmer.com/190

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[02:01] Lauren’s Background into Agriculture 

[08:11] Lack of Support in Farmers Experiencing Mental Health Struggles

[15:15] Barriers to Mental Health for Women in Agriculture

[25:31] Setting Boundaries for your Well-Being

[46:00] Most Rewarding Part of Being a Rural Woman

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