Category Archives: Chemical Safety

Chemical safety activities for you! – That’s right, YOU!

Extra, extra read all about it! We have plenty of chemical safety activities for the kids in your life. Teach them to be safe around chemicals. Download and print today, at no cost to you. Chemical Square Eights Coloring Page – Livestock Rural … Continue reading

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Potential exposure for detasseling crew

When do you know if you have been exposed to farm chemicals? A recent Iowa news article highlighted a group of youth that were in a field detasseling corn and could smell the chemicals being applied in the field next … Continue reading

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Chemical Safety

Each year thousands of children are exposed to chemicals on the farm. The only way to prevent it is to lock up all forms of chemicals. Exposure can happen in a number of ways: Ingestion by eating or swallowing Contact … Continue reading

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