2017 Agriculture Safety Days: Wenatchee (Feb 1) & Yakima (Feb 22)

blog-farmWashington L&I will be hosting Agriculture Safety Days at the Wenatchee Convention Center on February 1 and at the Yakima Convention Center on February 22, an annual event that offers safety and health training to all who work within the agricultural industry.  Topics include:

  • Learning to investigate and prevent accidents
  • Safety tips for trellis farming
  • Tractor safety refresher
  • The top 10 health hazards in agriculture

Space remains for interested exhibitors.  General admission is $85 at the door and pre-registration discounts are available.  Click here for Wenatchee registration and here for Yakima registration.

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For those interested in pesticide use, Mike Peterson (English) and Anna Gross (Spanish) of Gradient will be presenting on “Pesticide Toxicology 101” at both Agriculture Safety Days.

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