Safety: Know Your Limits - did you know that a tractor idling, barn cleaners, conveyers and grain elevators are all in the decibel danger zone? Ear-muffs, earplugs and canal caps can all reduce the amount of noise exposure on the farm. Practice proper hearing safety during Ag Safety Awareness Week – March 3 through 9– and throughout the year. Follow the hashtag #KeepFarmsSafe on social media to learn more.
We all enjoy the bounty of America’s farms and ranches on our plates - so remember to let farmers and ranchers get their job done this spring. Slow down on the roads and keep a safe distance as equipment moves and farmers prepare their fields and plant crops. Follow the hashtag #KeepFarmsSafe on social media to learn more.