Fly swatters and yardsticks are common giveaways or freebies at farm shows, fairs and other events by exhibitors. With many of these events cancelled this
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Being a farm kid and being raised around this stuff all our lives, we don't realize all the unsafe things we are around so seeing that made me realize that little everyday things I'm doing or around are not always as safe as I think they are.
UMASH IN THE FIELD - LATEST NEWS
SPOTLIGHT: Farm Shows and Freebies – Something New in 2020
SPOTLIGHT: Allow Me To Demonstrate
Demonstrations can be an effective method of both teaching and learning. In addition to reading and hearing information, seeing and practicing can
Aging on the Farm: Listening to North Dakota and Minnesota Communities
On June 30th, UMASH hosted a community forum for the eastern North Dakota and northwest Minnesota region. This was the second of two community based forums
UMASH Director Jeff Bender Ensures Safe Farming Practices During COVID-19
COVID-19 has changed the way we work, and farmer cooperatives are no exception. Human resource leaders at farmer cooperatives are taking in information
SPOTLIGHT: Play It Cool – Keeping You and Your Dairy Cows Safe From Summer Heat
“Is it hot enough for you?” Summer has arrived with all the heat, humidity and everyday conversations (or complaints) about the weather. We humans
SPOTLIGHT: Helpful Tricks to Keep You in Tip-Top Shape During COVID-19
The sun is shining, and the birds are chirping. All I want to do is go to the fair. I can imagine the cheese curds, the laughter, the 4Hers showing off
SPOTLIGHT: Meg’s Mishap
It is December 8, 2019, late afternoon and nearly time for milking… Meg Moynihan-Stuedemann is getting the parlor ready and notices that the
First Online Community Forum a Success
On June 15, UMASH hosted a community forum for the western Wisconsin/eastern Minnesota region. The focus was aging on the farm, an important issue given