Brown County Farm Safety Camp set for July 10

Brown County Farmers Union

Brown County Farmers Union is partnering with local cooperatives and businesses to host the 2018 Brown County Farmers Union and Farm Safety Camp. The camp is free for the kids, and you don’t have to pre-register. You can also register your kids online at https://farmersunion.campbrainregistration.com.

• When: July 10

• Who: Ages 6-13

• Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.

• Camp: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

• Location: Brown County Fairgrounds (rain or shine), Aberdeen, S.D.

• Cost: Free for all kids (includes snacks, lunch and t-shirt).

Activities include: Cooperative education and games, agricultural activities, 4-H craft, Farmers Union activities, water games.

Farm safety sessions include: ATV safety, first aid training, fire safety, machinery safety, dust explosion safety, electrical safety, grain bin safety, livestock safety.

Safety Sessions are being provided by: Aberdeen Fire and Rescue, Agtegra Cooperative, Avera St. Luke’s Hospital, Full Circle Ag, Northern Electric Cooperative, RDO Equipment.

For questions call Mike Traxinger, Brown County education leader, at 605-377-4110 or e-mail [email protected]