Sorting Pen: The California Cattleman Podcast

S4 E4: Sorting through the hope Rural Minds is bringing to the mental health emergency in rural areas

Have you ever worried about the mental health of someone you love or know in a rural area? You’re not alone. On this episode, Vice President of Communications for Rural Minds Julie Lux, shares about the mental health emergency America’s rural communities are facing and provides resources to help be part of the solution to this crisis. Learn about the Rural Mental Health Resilience Program, the goal of the program and how you can access materials for free.

Episode Resources:
Rural Minds: How to start a conversation about mental health factsheet
Visit for all the factsheets, materials and information we talked about on this episode.


About the Podcast: Everyday, The California Cattlemen’s Association is sorting through the issues impacting California’s ranching families and producers. To communicate those issues, discuss solutions and keep ranchers current on the hot topics CCA leadership has developed this podcast.

In each episode we will be talking with CCA leadership and leading experts on issues specific to ranching and producing beef in California. Tune in every other Monday to hear updates on legislative and regulatory fronts in Sacramento, deep-dives into current events, challenges and more!