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Identifying the most hazardous jobs on your farm is the first step in creating a farm safety plan.

Bill 6 jump-starts important conversations about farm safety

The FarmSafe program offers a step-by-step guide to create a safety plan tailored to your farm

Reading Time: 3 minutes For “safety geek” Dan Trottier, Bill 6 was the shot in the arm that the agriculture industry needed to start the conversation about farm safety. “Bill 6 raised awareness about safety, and now that we’ve got some awareness, we have the opportunity for extension on how to do safety on the farm,” said Trottier, owner […] Read more

FarmSafe workshops in March

Producers can register by visiting crop commission websites

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Alberta Wheat Commission, Alberta Barley, Alberta Canola Producers Commission and Alberta Pulse Growers Commission will host a series of FarmSafe workshops throughout Alberta this March. The free, one-day workshops will provide training and educational manuals to help farmers develop a complete health and safety management system tailored to their unique operation. “These FarmSafe workshops […] Read more