Tag Archives: children

Get your grain safety activites here!

Looking for some fun harvest activities for the kids? Below are links to the puzzles in our Grain Safety educational packet! They are free and ready for you to download! Grain Sudoku Word Find Dot to Dots Grain’s Pull Crossword … Continue reading

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Window safety & The Hannah Geneser Foundation

Did you know that 12 kids die annually from window falls and another 5,000 are injured? The Hannah Geneser Foundation is doing what they can to prevent more children from fatal falls in honor of their daughter Hannah, who passed … Continue reading

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Proximity shut-off possible for farm equipment?

A company called Little Feet Safety Systems has created a device they believe will decline the number of childhood lawn mower injuries. According to them, 300,000 lawn mowing accidents occur annually. Little Feet Safety Systems has created a device that interacts with a … Continue reading

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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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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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DIY: Sun Safe Bracelets

We know the month of May has passed but protecting  your kids from the sun will never cease. The Kansas Farm Bureau put together this fantastic graphic using sun safe bracelets with UV detecting beads.  A great way to let … Continue reading

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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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