AgrAbility for Pennsylvanians

AgrAbility logoThe mission of AgrAbility for Pennsylvanians is to assist farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural workers with disabilities or long-term health conditions by providing the resources and support they need to live independently and continue in production agriculture.

AgrAbility News

Field Notes July 2017
July 12, 2017
Learn about the winners of the Bridging Horizon contest and get updated on our activities in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Connie Baggett presented the awards on stage to Nina, Nick and Kennedy.
AgrAbility PA Recognizes Winners of PA FFA Chapters in Bridging Horizons Contest
July 10, 2017
AgrAbility PA recognized three FFA chapters from the mid-state – Cumberland Valley, Central Columbia, and Columbia-Montour A.V.T.S. – as winners in its inaugural Bridging Horizons PA Contest. The contest provided an opportunity for any Pennsylvania FFA Association chapter to make a positive impact in their community by enhancing independence or promoting success for farmers and their families with disabilities.
Pictured: U.S. Rep Thompson with AgrAbility PA staff members Kendra Martin and Dr. Connie Baggett
Assistive Technology Matters: Gather in Washington, D.C. to Inform Legislators
July 7, 2017
AgrAbility PA joined the National AgrAbility Project for a day of informing legislators, staffers, and legislative aides about assistive technology, and the important and necessary role it plays in the everyday lives of people with a disability or long-term health condition. That includes farmers, agricultural workers, and ranchers across the country!