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Rutland, VT, 05701
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UVM Extension Workshop: Basics of Tractor Safety, Operation and Driving

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UVM Extension Workshop: Basics of Tractor Safety, Operation and Driving

Jen Miller

When: Tuesday, October 13 from 8:30-4:00

Where: Cerridwen Farm @ Green Mountain College, Poultney, VT

This workshop covers:

  • An overview of how a tractor works
  • An overview of how the PTO (Power Take Off) works
  • Farming hazards and the importance of operating a tractor safely

Hands on activites include:

  • Driving Practice - starting a tractor and driving around a course safely
  • Hitching on implements practice
  • Reversing a tractor and trailer

For more information and to register: https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/?eventid=1738982