Learn how to drive and operate a tractor safely. You'll get hands-on practice with other women in safe operation, driving, and reversing around corners. You'll be taught with women farm owners as your mentors so that you gain experience if you plan to work on a farm or manage land in the future. This workshop does not assume any experience with tractors.
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 activities include:
--Driving Practice - starting a tractor and driving around a course safely
--Hitching on implements practice
--Reversing a tractor and trailer
Register here https://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventId=1881934
See http://blog.uvm.edu/groundwk/for-new-farmers/workshop-registration-from/ for more registration.
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