ORISKANY — Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County and Gold Star Feed and Grain, LLC are offering a free hands-on grain bin safety training to local first responders and farmers.
This in-person training will take place at Gold Star Feed and Grain, LLC located at 7599 Route 20 in Sangerfield, on Saturday, Nov. 6 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Lunch will be provided at no cost. Seating is limited and registration is required by Nov. 1. To register, visit reg.cce.cornell.edu/GrainBinSafety_230
The training will include the following:
How to make important decisions at the scene of an on-farm emergency
Handling confined space emergencies and other farm emergencies
A Grain Bin Rescue Demonstration
Tour of Gold Star Feed and Grain Facility
For questions or more information, contact Farm Business Manager Maryellen Wiley by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 315.736.3394 ext. 177.
Contact Dairy and Livestock Educator Marylynn Collins by email at email@example.com or by phone at 315.736.3394 ext. 132.
All recommended Center of Disease Control guidelines will be implemented during this event.