Farm Safety Field Day

The University of Minnesota Extension Service hosted a Farm Safety Field Day Wednesday, Aug. 9, at the Sammon Acres Feed Mill in rural Faribault. Farmers and ag professionals were invited to the farm safety refresher and hands-on safety training. Steele-Waseca Cooperative Electric Safety Coordinator/Member Service Representative Jack Schwab demonstrated transformer safety practices used in turning off the power.

Also pictured, members of the Faribault Fire Department’s Technical Rescue Team demonstrated equipment used for a grain bin rescue.