Tag: CASA

BeGrainSafe Sees Official Launch at Manitoba AgDays

The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) is officially launching BeGrainSafe, its new grain safety program. The official launch of the program will be at Manitoba Ag Days in Brandon this week from January 17 to 19, 2017. “Ag Days has time and again shown commitment to farm safety. This launch gives CASA the opportunity to showcase the… Read more »

RealAgriculture Partners with CASA to Raise Funds for Grain Entrapment Training Unit

RealAgriculture is excited to announce that we’re partnering with the Canadian Agriculture Safety Association (CASA) to raise money to build a grain entrapment unit and training program. Moving grain can entrap a grown adult in less than 25 seconds. In 2015, there were seven grain entrapment fatalities in Canada, and four of those were children. First responders… Read more »

Back To Ag Program Ready for Second Round of Funding Applications

Five farmers have been awarded funding through a program called “Back to Ag”— the funding supports the cost of adaptive technology that injured farmers or agricultural workers need to return to farming. Created by the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) and supported by Farm Credit Canada (FCC) and the Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF), the Back… Read more »

FCC Launches Social Media Campaign to Get Injured Farmers #BackToAg

Farm Credit Canada, along with the Rick Hansen Foundation and Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA), have launched #BackToAg – a social media campaign to help raise money for a new program that helps get injured farmers back to doing what they love best. From May 29 to June 13, Farm Credit Canada, Rick Hansen Foundation,… Read more »