A preliminary study into stress in Welsh farmers.

Pollock, Leslie and Deaville, Jennifer and Gilman, Alice and Willock, Joyce (2002) A preliminary study into stress in Welsh farmers. Journal of Mental Health, 11 (2). pp. 213-221. ISSN 0963-8237

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In a preliminary study the factors that cause Mid-Wales farmers most stress were investigated in a convenience sample of farmers attending the Royal Welsh Show. The results showed that government policy, finance and time pressure were the factors that farmers found most stressful. Isolation consistently achieved the lowest rating of the stressors. These results are consistent with other British studies.

Item Type: Article
Divisions: School of Arts, Social Sciences and Management > Psychology and Sociology
Date Deposited: 14 Feb 2010 11:18
Last Modified: 19 Mar 2014 12:57
URI: http://eresearch.qmu.ac.uk/id/eprint/1229


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