Kilkenny to host major conference on farm safety

A major conference on farm safety is taking place in Kilkenny today with the aim of identifying dangerous behaviours and attitudes among Irish farmers.

The Teagasc/HSA event is urging all farmers to be fully aware of the risks on their land, with machinery a particular danger.

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers Association says older farmers, who have not been to Agriculture Colleges, need the most attention.

Other stories like this

Most Read in Ireland