Simple steps to improve safety and wellness this spring


Source: AFSC

Spring on the farm is often a time of renewal and optimism. The weather warms, the grass slowly turns to green, seeds start to sprout and hope for the new season abounds. Spring also means long work hours, fatigue, and stress coupled with the risk of animal, chemical or equipment related injuries.

There are simple steps that every farmer can take to help make sure everyone makes it home safely at the end of the day.