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Risk Of Farm Injuries Increases With Age
2012-11-13 18:00:43

University of Alberta Older North American farmers work fewer hours than their younger peers but spend more time operating heavy machinery and equipment–raising their risk of serious injury, according to new research from the University of Alberta. A survey of 2,751 Saskatchewan farmers showed that as farmers age they turn to less physically strenuous work such as operating machinery. Farmers aged 45 to 64 years spent six to eight more days a year operating tractors and combines...

2012-09-24 23:02:10

The Tractor-Trailer Accident Lawsuit Alleges that Swift Transportation Company, Inc. and its Driver Were Reckless, Negligent and Demonstrated a Conscious Disregard for the Safety of the Plaintiff. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) September 24, 2012 The Cochran Firm - Ohio, a leading full service, Ohio personal injury law firm and Ohio auto accident law firm with offices in Cincinnati and Dayton that represents accident victims throughout Ohio, has filed a Tractor-Trailer Accident Lawsuit on behalf of...


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Plough (Plow)
2013-07-31 09:25:38

Plough or plow is a tool used by farmers in order to prepare a field for the planting of a crop. By using this tool the farmer is able to overturn the soil, bringing up nutrients, while covering weeds and other remnants for added compost. Aeration of the soil is also achieved, giving a fresh moisture absorbing base for the planting of a crop. Horses and oxen have been the traditional way, since human powered plows were not as sufficient, that farmers plowed their fields. In places where...

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