Canadian Agricultural Safety and Health Program 2008–2009

CASA Project Summary 2008-2009

Project Name Contact Name Phone Number Target Audience Approved Funding
Greenhouse Electric Picking Cart - Guarding
Organization: Farm and Ranch Safety and Health Association (FARSHA)
Bruce Johnson (604) 881-6078 British Columbia $25,000.00
Mushroom Picking Platform - Guarding
Organization: Farm and Ranch Safety and Health Association (FARSHA)
Bruce Johnson (604) 881-6078 British Columbia $25,000.00
2009 Safety Week: Using PPE in the farm shop
Organization: UPA
Diane Fortin (450) 679-0530
Ext. 8388
Quebec $65,389.00
Low Stress Livestock Handling Workshop
Organization: Manitoba Forage Council
Pam Iwanchysko (204) 648-3965 Manitoba $2,951.50
Saskatchewan Agriculture Producer’s Day
Organization: Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture
Kendra Ulmer (306) 966-6643 Saskatchewan $13,915.00
Low Stress Livestock Handling For Women
Organization: Border Agricultural Stewardship Association (BASA)
Juanita Kopp (204) 825-4302 Manitoba $6,000.00
Farm and Rural Stress Lines – organizing to link stress to health and safety
Organization: The Farm Line Support Service
Susan Klein-Swormink (613) 774-5404 National $9,000.00
Farm Safety and Health Seminar
Organization: Keystone Agricultural Producers
Glen Blahey (204) 945-2315 Manitoba $9,390.00
Safety City Farm Safety
Organization: Grande Prairie & Area Safe Communities Committee
Carla Shkwarok (780) 402-2818 Local $15,472.00
A Safety Resource for Farmers: Building Nova Scotia's Capacity to Farm Safely
Organization: Rural Research Centre
Lauranne Sanderson (902) 893-6706 Nova Scotia $27,475.00
Nova Scotia Farm Tractor Safety Training Program and Exhibition Safety Campaign
Organization: Nova Scotia Farm Health and Safety Committee
Arthur Pick (902) 893-6587 Nova Scotia $11,100.00
Saskatchewan Alliance for Safety and Health in Agriculture (SASHA) Strategic and Operational Planning
Organization: Saskatchewan Alliance for Safety and Health in Agriculture
Patty Williams (306) 697-4026 Saskatchewan $12,000.00
2009 Farm Safety Theme “PPE - use, fit and access” Radio PSAs
Organization: Canadian Federation of Agriculture
Theresa Whalen (613) 822-0016 National $14,550.00
Pioneer Farm Safety On-line Photo Library
Organization: Canadian Federation of Agriculture
Theresa Whalen (613) 822-0016 National $11,400.00
Case Study Training - Template
Organization: Farm and Ranch Safety and Health Association (FARSHA)
Bruce Johnson (604) 881-6078 British Columbia $15,000.00
Development of the North American Guidebook for Safe Implement Hitching
Organization: Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute (PAMI)
James Wassermann, P.Eng. (306) 682-5033
Ext. 223
National $20,000.00