Children will learn how to recognize potential dangers present around the farm and develop respect for these hazards in interactive sessions. The camp is designed for 8 to 12-year-old children who live on a working farm, reside in rural areas or have a connection to farm families.
Farm Safety Camp returns to Jonamac Orchard in Malta. Hours of the camp are from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Children will be exposed to 12 safety focus areas with qualified experts discussing important messages. Safety focus areas include: ATVs, animals, bicycles, chemicals, electricity, farm machinery, fire, first aid and rescue, grain bin and grain wagons, hearing, lawn mowers and garden tractors, and semi-truck/trailer safety.
Registration fee is $10 per camper or $20 per family. Fee includes a t-shirt, lunch and materials.