Tag Archives: summer

Pool Safety with Dr. Lewis First

Are you taking your kids swimming anytime soon? Listen to Dr. Lewis First from the Vermont Children’s Hospital talk about what you can do to make swimming a safer family activity.   Advertisements

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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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Dangers of working in the heat

Farming is hard work. Combine the physical labor with the heat of summer and you have a recipe for danger. Heat exhaustion and stroke are scary and can be deadly. Keep a close eye on everyone working on your farm … Continue reading

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