Tag Archives: agriculture


Happy National Ag Day! Our Executive Director, Dave is in Washington D.C. today visiting with folks about agriculture and farm safety. Thank you farmers, and remember to stay safe!  

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#TeachAg – We Need You!

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What kind of farm do you live on?

To better serve you and just because we are curious, will you help us out? We want to know what you grow on your farm. Click here to answer! Thanks!

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Grain safety from Kaitlyn

Written by Kaitlyn Kerr, 2014 Indiana Outreach Coordinator As county and state fairs wind down for the summer, kids are packing their new backpacks up, as they get ready to start another year of school. School time means one thing … Continue reading

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Farm Safety on YouTube

Are you looking for some videos on safety in agriculture? Well look no further! The U.S. Agricultural Safety and Health Centers launched a fantastic YouTube channel late last year that is loaded with great videos. The channel is a joint … 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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Despite the work that has been done over the past decades to improve farm safety, each year hundreds of farmers die and many more are injured in tractor accidents across the nation. We could lower the rate of fatalities by … Continue reading

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Thank You Dairy Farmers! #JuneDairyMonth

Video created by Merck Animal Health  

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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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