forage harvest
September 20, 2017

Let's Be Careful Out There

 |  By: Mike Opperman

Forage choppers, tractors and combines are rolling across millions of acres of farm land this fall, not to mention all of the equipment needed to build forage piles and fill bunkers. In the rush to get the work done, don't overlook the importance of farm safety. We've already learned of two fatalities related to farm accidents, and where the loss of life is concerned, that's two too many. 

This publication from University of Wisconsin Extension provides a good overview of what to watch for and consider while harvesting this fall. 

Just remember, no amount of time savings can replace a life.

 

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