- Published: 08 October 2015
By Darrell Wellman
While farming is a year-round operation, harvesting and planting are generally thought of as two of the busiest times which producers deal with. In addition to working long hours and having plenty of issues which could distract them, producers need to complete their work as safely as possible. In recognition of the need to emphasize farm safety, Sept. 20 through 26 was observed as National Farm Safety & Health Week. The newspaper recently interviewed a Nemaha County producer who sustained serious injuries about 12 years ago, but who has been able to continue with almost of the normal chores which he did before.