Author Archives: Mike Erhart

Farm Safety (National Safety Week)

This week, September 17-23, is National Farm Safety and Health week. The tradition started in 1944, when President Franklin D. Roosevelt recognized the third week in September for this program started by the National Safety Council. The weeklong promotion is … Continue reading

What’s This Guy’s Story?

Have you ever stopped to ponder while heading out to the field how they harvested in the “olden days”? Farmers used a scythe to cut grain and then another laborer would come along behind them and gather grain into bundles … Continue reading

Caution: Children at Play

The most precious commodity anyone has on their farm is their children. Children 15 and under also have the highest farm injury rates. Take some time to review this post and make sure you are doing all you can to … Continue reading


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