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Tractor and farm machinery certification course offered

Monday, January 28, 2013

Attention area youth and farmers: Federal law requires youth ages 14 and 15 to have completed training and be certified before they may be legally employed to do many types of farm work on any farm other than their parents farm. ISU, Sac County Extension and Outreach Office is offering the Tractor & Farm Machinery Certification Course on March 1, March 9, March 22, and April 6. The course is 24-hours and includes classroom instruction, hands-on training, and will conclude with a written and practical test of knowledge and ability to operate tractors and farm machinery safely. Maximum of 25 students. Registrations can be found on the website at www.extension.iastate.edu/sac or stop in to the Extension Office. Registrations are due by Feb. 1. For further questions please contact the Sac County Extension and Outreach Office at 712/662-7131.

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