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Keep safety in mind on the farm | nidirect

Farming is an extremely tough profession and the challenges are immense. It requires huge amounts of determination, tenacity and skill. However, it can be deadly. Farmers are asked to think SAFE' before starting any job...

Farm safety awareness events | nidirect

Safety sessions are available to make people more aware of the risks that exist on farms. These FarmSafe Awareness events can be arranged locally and participation is free to the farming community. They are open to ...

Hand washing guidance if visiting a farm | nidirect

Parents are being reminded about the importance of making sure their children wash their hands properly after all outdoor activities, particularly after visiting a farm. If they've been handling farm animals, simply ...

Farm income changes while receiving benefits | nidirect

Are you in receipt of a Social Security benefit and also have farm income? If the amount of income you receive has changed, increased, or you have started receiving farm income, you need to notify the office that pays ...

Advice to pregnant women during lambing season | nidirect

Pregnant women are advised to avoid close contact with sheep during the lambing season. Infections that can occur in some ewes can risk the mother-to-be's health and that of her unborn child. Other farm animals that ...