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HERBICIDE PROGRAMS ARE CHANGING-DID YOU PREPARE TO CHANGE WITH IT?

Posted by Good Day's Work on May 4, 2017

Herbicide programs are changing from a single herbicide to a multiple herbicide mix for combating weed resistance.  Multi-herbicide tank mixes require growers to be familiar with even more Safety Data Sheets (SDS) to understand all safety precautions involved.  After assessing SDS sheets, plan ahead to assure you have plenty of personal protective equipment (PPE) "on hand" to get you through the season.  

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Topics: Ag Safety, Personal Protective Equipment, Chemical Safety, Farm Chemicals

Personal Protective Equipment: Chemical Handling

Posted by Good Day's Work on Apr 11, 2017

We’ve talked about chemical safety before, but this is the time of year when many of us are applying anhydrous ammonia to our fields, using a wide variety of chemicals and handling thousands of pounds of seed, so here’s a brief refresher on safe handling of farm chemicals.

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Topics: Personal Protective Equipment, Chemical Safety, Farm Chemicals

Safe Handling of Anhydrous Ammonia

Posted by Good Day's Work on Mar 14, 2017

Anhydrous ammonia is one of the most commonly used fertilizers in agriculture. It is used as an efficient method of restoring nitrogen into the soil. It’s easy to apply and readily available.

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Topics: Agricultural Personal Protective Equipment, Personal Protective Equipment, Anhydrous Ammonia, Chemical Safety

HERBICIDE PROGRAMS ARE CHANGING-DID YOU PREPARE TO CHANGE WITH IT?

Posted by Good Day's Work on May 19, 2016

Herbicide programs are changing from a single herbicide to a multiple herbicide mix for combating weed resistance.  Multi-herbicide tank mixes require growers to be familiar with even more Safety Data Sheets (SDS) to understand all safety precautions involved.  After assessing SDS sheets, plan ahead to assure you have plenty of personal protective equipment (PPE) "on hand" to get you through the season.  

Read More

Topics: Ag Safety, Personal Protective Equipment, Chemical Safety, Farm Chemicals

Personal Protective Equipment: Chemical Handling

Posted by Good Day's Work on Apr 14, 2016

We’ve talked about chemical safety before, but this is the time of year when many of us are applying anhydrous ammonia to our fields, using a wide variety of chemicals and handling thousands of pounds of seed, so here’s a brief refresher on safe handling of farm chemicals.

Read More

Topics: Personal Protective Equipment, Chemical Safety, Farm Chemicals

Safe Handling of Anhydrous Ammonia

Posted by Good Day's Work on Mar 8, 2016

Anhydrous ammonia is one of the most commonly used fertilizers in agriculture. It is used as an efficient method of restoring nitrogen into the soil. It’s easy to apply and readily available.

Read More

Topics: Personal Protective Equipment, Anhydrous Ammonia, Chemical Safety

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