FarmSafe Podcast S3E16: Got Ticks? How and Why to Take Action



Published June 12, 2024. Hosted by Libby Presnall.

Episode Summary

Mandy Roome, PhD, is a researcher at the Northeast Center for Occupational Health and Safety. Her current project is on tick-borne diseases on Vermont farms. She shares about the tick-borne diseases common to each region and how farmers can protect themselves, since avoiding outdoor work is not likely for a farmer.

Episode Resources

CDC, Check what the common ticks are in your state at

NIOSH, for general information on Tick-Borne Diseases:

CDC, Tick Bite Data Tracker