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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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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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Farm Safety and Health Day for Children and Youth

Agriculture is one of the few (if not the only) industries where the work place is the same as the home. Kids don’t live on the construction site or at the mine, but they live on the farm. For that … Continue reading

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