Sadly, agriculture is at the top of the league table when it comes to the most number of fatalities and serious injuries. These modules provide simple advice and guidance on how to avoid personal injury to you, your family and staff across some of the most risky farm operations. The information has been compiled by experts in the Health and Safety Executive.
With market volatility and increased environmental legislation, good nutrient management has never been more important. But security is also crucial, with increasing numbers of fertiliser thefts fuelled by its high price and the risk that it may get into the hands of terrorist groups, warns…
Making sure the brakes on your current trailers are well maintained and effective – and that your new trailer purchase is up-to-spec – will cut costs and reduce accidents, says Tony Mitchell, from the Health and Safety Executive.
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About Farmers Academy
The Farmers Academy is an e-learning platform for the farming industry which includes graduates, farmers, advisors and anyone working in the supply industry. There are more than 100 modules on this platform that cover arable and livestock subjects as well as business and machinery.Find out more