March 14: Members of Farm Safety Council Named


The government named 15 members of the new Farm Safety Advisory Council, which will work on ways to reduce injuries on farms and ranches and advise the government on how to enhance farm safety education and training. The council will develop an action plan on farm safety, addressing the coordination and communication needs identified in consultations in 2009 and 2010 with more than 20 stakeholder groups representing over 50,000 producers.