Farm Groups Launch ‘Farm Town Strong’ Campaign to Address Rural Opioid Epidemic

Announcement from the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) and the National Farmers Union (NFU) about their efforts to address the impact of the opioid epidemic on farmers, farm workers, and farm communities. A recent survey found that less than 50% of rural Americans say that they or their friends or family have been directly impacted by opioid abuse, while 74% of farmers and farm workers say that they or their friends or family have been directly impacted.