Farm Medicine, Rural Health & Safety
National Farm Medicine Center
Established in 1981 in response to occupational health problems seen in farm patients coming to Marshfield Clinic, the National Farm Medicine Center
has focused on evolving issues in agricultural health and safety encompassing behavioral, laboratory and clinical research. Since 1997, the National
Children’s Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety within the National Farm Medicine Center has been one of eight Centers for Agricultural Disease and Injury Research,
Education and Prevention funded by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Columbus agribusiness dinner to feature safety, health
AgrAbility of Wisconsin Summit set for March 16
Agritourism safety website upgraded with operator feedback
Celebrate National FFA Week – Help safeguard our next generation
Screening detects potential skin cancers at Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association Trade Show
National Farm Medicine Center updates its logo and look!
Children and grain handling don’t mix: here’s why
Tractor rollovers hit close to home: ROPS rebate program can help
Record-breaking $313,410 raised at Auction of Champions
Winter Cultivate newsletter published
Paid occupational safety and health summer internship (nationwide): applications due Feb 20, 2015
NFMC partners to build an evaluation tool for agricultural mobile applications
Seguridad en las Lecherias: Immigrant Dairy Worker Health and Safety National Farm Medicine Center offers FREE, on-the-farm, safety and health training for your workers in Spanish and in English. This five hour, interactive training is facilitated by
bilingual trainers and will help your farm comply with OSHA regulations. Contact Iris Reyes at 715-387-5923 or firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a training on your farm at a time convenient for you and your workers.
2014 Childhood Agricultural Injuries fact sheet released