Today is the start of Stand Up for Grain Safety Week which is put on by OSHA and the NFGA. All week the goal is to spread awareness of the hazards with grain handling. Here are some links to an impactful video about a Midwest town rocked by a grain entrapment and the informational website for Stand up for Grain Safety. What will you do? During #StandUp4GrainSafety week, we encourage everyone who works with grain to respect and understand the risks of handling grain.
Silo: Edge of the Real World is a meditation on life in a small Midwest farm town. When a grain entrapment shocks their small community, Adam Fox, a young farmer and Clay Althoff, a senior in high school, both consider the risks and rewards of a corn farmer’s life