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February 05, 2009

Workshop will address youth safety on farms

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At the Farm Safety 4 Just Kids Workshop March 12, Extension agents and others can learn how to make training programs come alive on farm safety and health programs for children, youth and families. Hear and share success stories. Discover resources. Learn the latest on ATV, pesticide and farm machinery safety.

The workshop will be held at the Johnston County Cooperative Extension Center in Smithfield, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration is free, and lunch will be provided.

For more information and to register, visit the Web site:
www.ces.ncsu.edu/xlms/event_display.php?event_id=1652

Registration deadline is Feb. 27. The workshop is sponsored by Farm Safety 4 Just Kids, N.C. Agromedicine Institute, USDA Risk Management Agency, N.C. Farm Bureau, N.C. Cooperative Extension and AgriSafe-North Carolina.

Posted by Natalie at February 5, 2009 08:44 AM