This March, the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA), the Canadian Federation of Agriculture (CFA), and exclusive corporate sponsor Farm Credit Canada (FCC) encouraged farmers to “Get with the Plan!” during for Canadian Agricultural Safety Week, March 10 to 16, 2013.

Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture and Farm Safety Nova Scotia were pleased to be hosting one of two national launch events for Farm Safety Week.

During the launch the group of 60 plus farmers and students heard from various representatives in Nova Scotia agriculture

Check out the youtube videos

Media Launch
Chris van den Heuvel, 1st Vice President Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture

Lenore Zann, MLA Truro Bible Hill

Geneve Newcombe, Cornwallis Farm

The following videos are full versions of the presentations at the On Farm Inspection Training of NS FarmSafe Forum

Cameron Taylor, Mill Acre Farm shares his story of how an accident impacted his family farm in Hants County, NS

Geneve Newcombe, Cornwallis Farm participant in Farm Safe Pilot program

Beth Densmore, Betharon Farms Past President of NSFA and participant in Farm Safe Pilot program

Check out more at www.agsafetyweek.ca