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Wayne County Farm Bureau
Grain Handling Safety
Safety Series, Session 3
Date: Nov. 4, 2022
Location: Wayne County Regional Training Facility
2725 Millborne Rd.
Apple Creek, OH 44606
Program Part 1: Hands-on demonstrations 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Program Part 2: Dinner and speaker 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Instructors of the Wayne County Regional Training Facility will be leading hands-on demonstrations for Part 1 of the program using the new Grain Bin Safety training prop from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.. Dan Zippay of Custom Agri-Systems will be our speaker for Part 2 of the program that will also coincide with dinner.
Open to the public and free to attend.
Attendees can receive safety training credit for Ohio Farm Bureau’s BWC group rating program.
This event is organized by Ashland, Medina and Wayne County Farm Bureaus but would not be possible without the following sponsors:
Walnut Hill Grain
W.G. Dairy Supply, Inc.
Commodity Blender, LLC
Bolinger Crop Insurance
Sterling Farm Equipment
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