One of the items that came across our news desk today was from the Napa Valley Grapegrowers, who presented the 2012 best practices for night harvest safety (in both English AND Spanish!):
The Napa Valley Grapegrowers promotes sustainable farming practices throughout Napa Valley and to support that goal, the NVG Industry Issues Committee regularly sends best practice papers related to various aspects of our industry. AgSafe, a recognized leader in agricultural education and injury prevention among those working in agriculture, prepared the following papers on Night Harvest Safety Procedures that we wanted to share with NVG members.
Best Practices – Night Harvest Safety Procedures
Best Practices – Night Harvest Safety Procedures (in Spanish)
For a complete list of NVG best practices papers highlighting important aspects of farming in a responsible and sustainable manner, visit www.napagrowers.org.