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July 16, 2021

Maintaining Your John Deere Mower: Keeping Your Equipment In Top-Turf Shape

If we pulled up your garage door and found a John Deere mower behind it, we’d like to think that it’s safe to say that means three things:

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Work Safety

How To: Protect Against Skin Cancer

As the summer season begins, we encourage anyone working outside to practice sun safety. Sun is the primary cause of skin cancer, and that means that our region’s farmers and weekend warriors, who work outside most of the time, are at high risk for this disease.

Spring Tips, Work Safety

How To Effectively Clean Your Gutters

Every single hour, approximately 28 people will be admitted into a United States emergency room, for treatment of injuries sustained after falling from a ladder. Several of the annual ¼ million ladder related injuries took place while a homeowner was cleaning their gutters.

Work Safety

Protect Your Back During Harvest Season

Farming takes a toll on your body, and now that harvest season is here, the odds of injury increase. It’s important to take steps that decrease the chances of spinal injury.

Cotton Farming, Work Safety

Cotton Harvest Safety: Inspect Your Fire Extinguisher

No cotton farmer can afford to grow lax about their fire extinguishers during the harvest season. Forgetting to make sure your cotton stripper has fire extinguishers where the operator can easily reach them and that both of the extinguishers are fully operational can result in substantial equipment damage, crop loss, and even loss of life.