Wisconsin’s farmers and agriculturists are essential to Wisconsin and its economy, contributing $104.8 billion dollars to it’s economy annually.
The safety and health of farmers is of top priority, says Gov. Tony Evers, focusing on preventing injury and death on Wisconsin farms. Evers has officially proclaimed Sept. 19-25, 2021 as Wisconsin Farm Safety and Health Week.
He writes: “farms can be made safer through agricultural leadership and workplace safety education for farmers, agricultural workers and family members.”
See the full proclamation below: