Category: <span>farm safety</span>

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Issues, Innovation and Impact of Wearable Technology on Health and Safety in Agriculture

We are in the process of growing a Wearable Technology Learning Network (WTLN) within eXtension.org. With the rapid expansion of wearable devices on the market, the opportunity for innovation is great. Along with this rapid growth come new issues and the opportunity for impact. One area of potential impact for wearable technology is with the […]
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Farm Safety Plans Today Can Lead to a Safer Tomorrow

During the winter meeting season, Extension Educators/Agents should stress the impact that agricultural safety, health, and emergency planning can have on a farm or ranch. The time to develop and implement a plan could mean the difference between life and death for an agricultural producer in your area. Help farmers and ranchers address the following […]