Farm Safety Conference

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Farm Safety Conference

June 13

12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Livestock Arena

(1175 Kingsboro Rd., Rocky Mount, NC)

Farming is among the Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs in America – so it pays to be safe. The Farm Safety Conference focuses on how we, as farmers, can better protect ourselves and our employees by preventing accidents from occurring. No registration required!

Topics include:

  • Best Pesticide Storage Practices
  • Selection, Fit, and Care of PPE
  • Prevention of Heat Stress
  • Sprayer Equipment Care

3 Hours of A,D,G,I,K,L,N,O,T,X Pesticide Credits will be available

Persons with disabilities and persons with limited English proficiency may request accommodations to participate by contacting Kelsey Lichtenwalner at Edgecombe County Cooperative Extension at (252) 641-7821, or kelsey_lichtenwalner@ncsu.edu, or in person by Wednesday, June 6, 2018.