Monthly Archives: May 2013

Stay safe in the sun

Although the sun has a major impact on the productivity within the farming environment, it also holds dangers for people. A lot of farm work is done when people are exposed to the intense radiation of the sun’s rays. Repeated … Continue reading

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Safety grants available for farmers

For over a decade, our friends at Successful Farming have sponsored the Successful Farming Farm Family Grants. Awarded to producers, the $250 grants are to be used for a safety related project on the farm designed to improve safety for … Continue reading

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Happy Memorial Day!

May you be able to put farm work aside to enjoy some time with family, friends, and neighbors this weekend. But more than that, remember the reason behind the holiday weekend. Enjoy and stay safe!

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Planting: Stay safe on the road!

Each year, incidents involving tractors and other farm machinery occur on public roads causing death and injury to those involved. Not to mention the untold costs in damage to equipment. Many of these accidents involve a collision with other vehicles. … Continue reading

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Rural roadway safety videos

Farm Safety For Just Kids got some help from the Audubon (Iowa) FFA chapter earlier this month. These high school students reviewed four different rural roadway safety demonstrations, and let us film them presenting the various topics. The videos were uploaded … Continue reading

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