AUGUST 2021 With MN Farmfest 2021 back in person, the UMASH team set out on the road to Redwood County to provide up-to-date safety and health information
UMASH Wellness Pavilion
at Minnesota Farmfest
Living Healthy, Farming Safely
August 1-3, 2023
Redwood County, MN
28366 County Highway 13
Morgan, MN 56266
Agriculture ranks among the most hazardous industries, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Farmers, farm workers, and farm families are at very high risk for fatal and nonfatal injuries.
The UMASH Wellness Pavilion is a fun and engaging way to get the attendees of Minnesota Farmfest excited about Living Healthy, Farming Safely. UMASH brings health and safety partners together to promote safety, health, and injury prevention with safety and health resources for farmers, farmworkers, and families.
During Minnesota Farmfest 2023, stop by the UMASH Wellness Pavilion, visit the exhibitors, and take in the live farm safety demonstrations.
We want you to be safe, healthy and injury free.
Safety demonstrations will be presented by expert demonstrators, covering a variety of farm safety topics.
This is an excellent, first-hand opportunity to see potential dangers on the farm and learn ways to prevent injury.
- ATV/UTV & Lawn mower safety
Progressive Agriculture Safety Days and University of Minnesota Extension
Exhibit partner: Central States Center for Agricultural Safety and Health
- Farm Rescue + Adaptive Equipment
- Grain Engulfment Simulator
National Education Center for Agricultural Safety
Exhibit partner: Respiratory Protection with AgriSafe
Sponsor: MN Department of Agriculture
- Grain & Confined Space Safety
Minnesota State Southern Agricultural Center of Excellence
Exhibit partner: Gas Monitors with Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health
Sponsor: Minnesota State Southern Agricultural Center of Excellence
- Grain Weevil / Grain Bin Safety
- Power Takeoff (PTO)
University of Minnesota Extension and Minnesota State Southern Agricultural Center of Excellence
The UMASH Wellness Pavilion tent will feature agricultural health and safety partners from across the Upper Midwest region, with information and resources on:
- Healthy Living, Prevention, Research
- Mental Health and Resiliency
- Youth and Family
- Rural equipment and Roadway Safety
- Business Safety
- Emergency Response
- Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center
- Farm Rescue
- Progressive Agriculture Safety Days
- Central States Center for Agricultural Safety and Health (CS CASH)
- Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health (GPCAH)
- AgriSafe Network
- Minnesota State Southern Agricultural Center of Excellence
- Minnesota Veteran Farmer Coalition
- Workplace Safety Consultation
- Minnesota Operation Lifesaver
- NAMI Minnesota
- Pipeline Ag Safety Alliance
- Minnesota Association of County Mental Health Programs
- UMN Extension - Farm Health and Safety
- MN Poison Control Center (HCMC)
- American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Minnesota Chapter
- Stop the Bleed / Southwest Regional Trauma Advisory Council
- Nationwide Agribusiness
- TDT Safety
- Grain Weevil
Stop by the Wellness Pavilion on Wednesday, August 2nd for free blood pressure screenings, provided by CentraCare.
THANK YOU to our sponsors and supporters!
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