For over a decade, France has been plagued by a suicide epidemic among French farmers as, according to broadcaster France 24, that one farmer commits suicide every two days, with the majority of cases being recorded in Brittany and the Loire regions.
According to a report, between 2007 and 2009 male French farmers were 22% more likely to commit suicide. Farmers aged between 55-to-64 were 47% more likely than the rest of the population to take their own lives.
Financial debt, intensified physi...
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