Category Archives: Animal Safety

Egg Safety

Have any egg laying hens on the farm? Here are a few tips on how to collect, keep, and cook with them the safe way. Wash your hands with antibacterial soap both before and after cleaning eggs. Cleaning, the dry … Continue reading

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Animal safety activities found here!

If you need a little extra help trying to teach the kids about animal safety, you’re in luck, we have exactly what you need! Click on the links below to get fun, educational activities. Animal Bingo Animal Detectives Animal Handling … Continue reading

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Manure Removal Safety Tips

If you have plans to move some slurry in the coming months, take a minute to read through the National Pork Board‘s list of safety tips! The process of removing manure from below-building storage of swine facilities is a task … Continue reading

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International Helmet Awareness Day

A campaign called Riders4Helmets has one simple goal: to educate equestrians on the benefits of wearing a properly fitted, certified helmet. Riders4Helmets was formed in honor of 2008 Olympian rider Courtney King-Dye who suffered a serious brain injury in March … Continue reading

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Safety in the Show Ring

Kansas State University Research and Extension developed a program to teach youth how to handle their show animals safely and without injury. The extensive program allows you to choose from six different animal catagories. After selecting an animal the user can choose … Continue reading

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Thank You Dairy Farmers! #JuneDairyMonth

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New life on the farm!

If you’re anything like me, the day the first calf hits the ground is almost better than Christmas morning! At that moment you know it is the beginning of something new. Luckily this year all it took is one of … Continue reading

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