Farm Safety, Tips, Resources Archive

Beauty sleep is good for business (03/09/2016)
When life gets hectic and something’s got to go, sleep is often the first thing eaten up by your busy schedule.

Tooling up for spring (01/22/2016)
Winter is almost over, which means it’s time for spring cleaning — farmer style. An equipment inspection of your tractors, trailers, and augers, and other machinery will give you a head start for planting season.

ATV (04/24/2015)
Grinnell Mutual and the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital have partnered to provide children and families with educational materials and tools promoting the safe use and operation of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs).

Hitching how-tos (04/03/2014)
Many of the 2.2 million farms in the United States are stirring to life, preparing fields for spring planting and transporting livestock.

The shocking truth about spring planting (04/01/2014)
A farmer hitches the sprayer to the tractor for the annual ritual of preparing the fields for spring planting.