Mental health issues in the countryside will be the subject of a debate on Twitter on 18 October.

It’s one of AgriChatUK’s two-hour online discussions on the social media website, held between 8pm and 10pm every Thursday night.

They focus on a different subject each week – this one will see members of the farming community, as well as experts in the subject, discussing mental health in relation to farming and other rural families.

The aim is to allow people to swap views, experiences and share information and advice.

You can read what others are saying, or you might like to join in with your own comments and experiences.

All you need to do is go to Twitter and search for #agrichatuk to see what others are saying, plus include it in your tweets so others can see what you’re saying.

You’ll also be able to see the discussion on the home page of FWi when the event is taking place, even if you’re not a Twitter user.

If you’d like to suggest a question in advance that you’d like the organisers to ask on the night, tweet or DM it to @agrichatuk ahead of the event.

* The discussion takes place on Twitter between 8pm and 10pm on Thursday 18 October.

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