Monthly Archives: May 2014

Outlets – Are yours covered?

The importance of electricity becomes apparent when it’s cut off for any length of time. It’s great to have electrical power, but that power should be respected for the hazard it can be. Lack of knowledge and skill are the … Continue reading

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A day to remember

A day to remember, pay our respects, and count our blessings. We cherish too, the Poppy red That grows on fields where valor led, It seems to signal to the skies That blood of heroes never dies. -Moina Michael

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Beat the heat this summer

The summer warmth can do wonders to your growing crops, your grazing livestock, and your planned family getaways, but every summer it seems like there are days that get a little too hot for our liking. No matter your geographical … Continue reading

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Stayin’ Alive

Ever been in a situation where you needed to use CPR in order to save a life? If you are not frequently in this type of situation than it can be hard to remember what to do. Here is a … Continue reading

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16 rotations per second…

PTOs operate by turning at speeds of 9 or 16 rotations per second depending on the gear you are in. This speed makes the PTO shaft very dangerous especially when there is no guard or shields present. The spinning of … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about Dr. Seuss for a minute. Yes, that’s right I said Dr. Seuss. Chances are you have heard of the guy, maybe even read a couple of his books or even seen his stories come to life on … Continue reading

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Transporting Machinery

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. The roads can be a dangerous place for farm and … Continue reading

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Make Safety A Habit

As we celebrate Occupational Safety and Health Week in North America remember that the choices you make at work whether unsafe or otherwise will affect the rest of your world by default. This week we encourage our farmers and ranchers … Continue reading

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