Farm Tractor Safety Course
The course begins Wednesday, April 4th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Union Farm Equipment on Route 17 in Union. The registration deadline is March 23th.
Classes will continue on successive Wednesdays through April 25th. A written exam and tractor driving test will be held Saturday, May 5th at 9:00 a.m. at Union Farm Equipment. The course is free; however, there is a $10.00 charge for the course book.
This course is targeted for those 13 years of age or older and is required for 14 and 15 year-olds who plan to operate farm equipment for hire on farms other than their own. Participants will be taught how to safely handle tractors and equipment and minimize the chances of accidents. Those who successfully complete the written and road test.