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Educational Programs - Farm Tractor Safety Course for Youth and Adults

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2015 Farm Tractor Safety Course

Tuesdays,  May  5 to June 2,  2015
Registration: Closed

 

 

“Many of the accidents on farms involve tractors and farm machinery,” says Richard Brzozowski of the UMaine Extension Cumberland County office. “Every farm worker needs to develop good skills and a good safety attitude. This course helps them do just that.”

Farm work can be dangerous, but a University of Maine Cooperative Extension tractor safety course will help reduce risks to Maine farmers and farm workers. Individuals will receive practical training in the classroom, in the shop, and on tractors. Participants should be at least 13 years of age to participate in this certified course.

Sponsored by: University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Hall Implement in Windham, Wescott & Sons in Gorham, Chad Little of Outdoor Power in Brunswick, Beauregard Equipment Inc. in Scarborough, Tractor Supply Company in Scarborough, Hammond Tractor Co. in Auburn, and the Maine Farm Bureau (Cumberland County Chapter).


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