Safety urged during fall harvest
Be smart and be safe.
That's the message from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) as many farmers across Minnesota gear up for fall harvest.
According to federal and state statistics, farming is one of the most dangerous professions. Last year, 18 of the 60 work-related deaths in the state were in the ag industry, according to data from the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry.
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