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.
Course Manual: Participants will use a tractor safety manual published by Pennsylvania State University.
Sponsored by: University of Maine Cooperative Extension; Hall Implement, Windham; Wescott & Sons, Gorham; Chad Little Outdoor Power, Brunswick; Beauregard Equipment Inc., Scarborough; Tractor Supply Company, Scarborough; Hammond Tractor Co., Auburn; and the Maine Farm Bureau (Cumberland County Chapter).
If you are a person with a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this program, please call Jason Lilley at 207.781.6099 to discuss your needs. Receiving requests for accommodations at least 10 days before the program provides a reasonable amount of time to meet the request, however all requests will be considered.