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New Voluntary Guidelines for Young Farm Workers

MEDIA ADVISORY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 23, 2014

Who: Editors and Publishers

What: New Voluntary Guidelines for Young Farm Workers, the first of two post-Canadian Agricultural Safety...

Canadian Agricultural Safety Association Partners with Syngenta to Develop “Dress for Success” Tools Emphasizing Importance of Personal Protective Equipment

Winnipeg, MB, May 2, 2014: The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) and Syngenta Canada Inc. have partnered to develop free educational tools to help educate producers, farm workers, and the general public about the importance of safe pesticide handling through the...

Ten Farm Safety Training Projects Receive Funding in 2014

Approximately $100,000 Invested in Community Projects Through FCC Ag Safety Fund

April 22, 2014, Winnipeg, Manitoba: Farm Credit Canada (FCC) in partnership with the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) is awarding approximately $100,000...

TransCanada Supports Farm Safety Education for Canadian Youth

Safety Day events teach kids to make safe choices on the farm

Winnipeg, MB, April 1, 2014: The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) is pleased to announce that TransCanada Corporation will be helping rural youth stay safe on the farm in 2014....

Speech from Marcel Hacault, CASA Executive Director, On AAFC Farm Safety Funding Announcement, February 19, 2014

Speech from Marcel Hacault, Executive Director, Canadian Agricultural Safety Association
AAFC Press Conference – Farm Safety Funding Announcement, February 19, 2014
AAFC Press...

Canadian Agricultural Safety Week Launch and Training Event to be Held in Olds, Alberta

Olds, AB, February 13, 2014: The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) and the Canadian Federation of Agriculture (CFA) are pleased to announce they will be launching Canadian Agricultural Safety Week (CASW) in Olds, Alberta this year.

CASW is a national, public...

Let’s Talk About It! Encourages Farmers to Engage in Conversations About Safety for Canadian Agricultural Safety Week

Ottawa, ON, February 13, 2014: This March, the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) and the Canadian Federation of Agriculture (CFA) are encouraging producers to talk about farm safety as part of Canadian Agricultural Safety Week, which runs from March 9 to 15, 2014...

CASA Welcomes New Chair and Member to Governance Board

Québec City, October 15, 2013: The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) welcomes a new Chair to the CASA Board of Directors, while congratulating a new Director to the Board.

Denis Bilodeau, Second Vice President of l’Union des producteurs agricole (UPA) was re...

Media Advisory: Get with the Plan! Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) Conference and AGM

Who: All Media

What: Get with the Plan! Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) Conference and AGM

Where: Hôtel Château Laurier Québec
           1220, Place George-V Ouest
...

Fourth Year of FCC Ag Safety Fund Set to Begin

Applications accepted from September 16 to October 27

September 12, 2013, Winnipeg, Manitoba – The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) in partnership with Farm Credit Canada (FCC) is proud to announce a call for...