As silage harvest begins, remember safety protocols

As preparations begin for fall harvest, it is important to review safety protocols before harvest begins.

As preparations begin for another for fall harvest, it is important to review safety protocols before harvest begins, according to the PRO-DAIRY group at Cornell University.

Last spring, PRO-DAIRY and the OSHA Work Group sent an alert highlighting the importance of adequate sleep during these high-paced operations. Unfortunately, low milk prices are pressing many farms to cut costs where they can.

The harvest crew should be properly sized to do a good job safely. It may be t

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