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Farmers struggling with mental health

Poor mental health is emerging as one of the biggest, yet unspoken challenges in the farming industry.

BBC analysis of the latest figures show that about one agricultural worker a week takes their own life across the UK.

For details of organisations which offer advice and support, go to BBC Action Line.

Reporter: Gareth Barlow

Produced by: Catherine Ellis

Video Journalists: Tony Smith & Ameer Ahmed

Executive Producer: Chris Gibson